Archives for November 2015

If You’re Looking For a Book That You’ll Want to Stay Up All Night To Read…

I abuse the WebMD Symptoms Checker feature, and I know this. My eye twitches and I hop onto WebMD, waiting for the Symptoms Checker to tell me I’m having a stroke. The problem is it usually does give me some elaborate and untrue diagnosis, which adds fuel to my paranoid fire. Then I have to call my […]

A Cool Thing Happened When I Tried Being Adventurous For a Day

  There’s a widely held belief that you should do one thing each day that scares you. It’s supposed to encourage personal growth and self-confidence and such. I support this belief and those who embrace it, but also am into not being that adventurous. I tried skiing once and sprained my knee. Rollercoasters make me […]

A Heartwarming Story of Triumph Over a DIY Project

Over the past few months I have come to equate having a headboard with having your shit together. Don’t ask me why because I know it’s totally illogical, but it’s become a major part of my personal life philosophy. I guess I figure if you’re able to spend money on this pretty but sort of unnecessary […]

If You’re Single Heading into the Holidays…

The holidays can be an obnoxious time to be single. Everyone is making Thanksgiving plans and picking out Christmas trees and getting engaged, plus then you get to see your entire extended family and field questions about your single status. Like, yes Aunt Ginny, I’m still single. Yes, I’ve tried online dating. No, I don’t […]

The One Trick You Should Use to Make Your Friendships Stronger

When you’re first developing a friendship, it’s easy to stick to big areas of commonality in order to build the foundation for a connection. Dating is usually one of these areas. Either you’re both dating and can swap war stories, or you can update each other on what’s going on in that area of your life. […]