4 Tips for Finding Authentic Post-College Friendships

There are a lot of things about being an adult that are challenging. This includes managing your finances and forcing yourself to get out of bed and go to work even when you’re tired. I think we’re all okay admitting that these things are hard, though, because who likes real pants and saving money anyway? But […]

When In Doubt, Just Say "Yes"

When you move to a new city like I just did, life can feel overwhelming. Everything you once knew is gone and your surroundings are totally unfamiliar. You’re trying to find the grocery store, get comfortable driving in the new place, and make friends. Because of the stress of having your world turned upside down, […]

How to Take a Post-College Friendship to "BFF" Status

One of the things that I’ve found to be most difficult in post-college life is making friends. While I’ve definitely built up some good connections, I’ve noticed that it’s really hard to take these friendships from “let’s get coffee” level to “I’m having a horrible day and need to rant, please listen” level. Part of […]

A Blind (Double) Date

Today C and I were coming back from grabbing some dinner when we ran into our across-the-hall neighbor. He seems really nice. We’ve talked to him once or twice since we’ve moved in. He’s two years younger than us and lives with his mom and two roommates. We also met his adorable dog. That’s as […]