Sometimes Adulting Means Crying in a Car Dealership

I turned 28 last month, and if I've learned one thing as I get closer and closer to 30 it's this: adulting is a spectrum. It's an ever-changing ebb and flow. Some days you're like, "I'm so put together and professional. I'm the epitome of a grown up. … [Continue reading]

Whether You’re Buying a Wedding Dress or a “Tacos & Tequila” Tank, You’re Right

This past weekend I was hungover and standing in my kitchen wearing a tank top that read TACOS & TEQUILA as I prepared to head out to the pool. I was digging around in my freezer for some popsicles when my best friend from college Snapchatted me. … [Continue reading]

The Pretzel-Hummus Ratio in Sabra Travel Packs is Never Right: My Airport Realizations

I travel a lot for work, so much so in fact that my friends call me Lauren San Diego. While a tad draining, spending a lot of time in airports has also allowed me to learn some fascinating things about travel, airports, and people as a whole. These … [Continue reading]

If You’re in a Book Club (Or Want to Be) This is Your New BFF

I take great pride in my Book Club. I've organized it for over two years, and though we're mostly a wine drinking club with a reading problem, I look forward to the discussions we have each month. If I may brag, I think our crew toes the line between … [Continue reading]

Steeplechases, Asheville, and My First Port-a-Potty Experience: Why You Should Say Yes to New Things

Unconsciously, 2016 has become my year of saying yes to unfamiliar stuff and I'm loving it. My natural tendency is to keep things in my little bubble. I like to be safe and comfortable. This means you can usually find me in the same few neighborhoods … [Continue reading]