Archives for April 2016

How to Tell If Your Side Project is Worth the Effort

Exactly 22 weeks ago, one of my best friends on this planet and I sat down to record a podcast. We decided to call it The Margarita Confessionals, because we were covering the topics we always talked about over margaritas: dating, relationships, guys in general, and friendships. We were in her living room, sharing one […]

Why Dating Shouldn’t Be Like Amazon Prime

I’ve got it bad for Amazon Prime. I think it’s magical that I can order a fascinator for a steeplechase event I’m going to this weekend (so fun, right!?) and it’ll be on my doorstep in two days. A fascinator! How random! And yet there it is, waiting for me to use it to enact all […]

If You Strive to Be Tan, Fear Looking Like An Oompa Loompa, I Have a Solution

Being tan is a tricky thing. We all want it, yet we also don’t want the wrinkles and skin cancer that it seems to have invited to the party along with it. Yet if you choose the wrong sunless tanning option, you end up looking like you got into a really weird situation involving Cheetos. […]

6 Ways to Nail Your Own, Personal Version of Hometown Dates

I’m fairly new to The Bachelor and Bachelorette watching game, and while I think there are a lot of ridiculous things about this franchise, I’m also fine with admitting that I’m totally hooked. This past season we watched as JoJo and Lauren dusted off their best rompers to try to charm Bachelor Ben’s family during the “hometown dates” […]

What to Do When Your Phone Feels Permanently Attached to Your Body

Like a lot of people my age, I probably suffer from some degree of social media addiction. We all have different factors that fuel the obsession, but for me it’s about making sure I’m capturing moments and staying engaged with my community. If I’m not checking social media, I’m worried I’m missing out on something and […]