Seven Easy Ways to Improve Your LinkedIn Profile

Whether you’re on a job search or looking to grow your professional network, improving your LinkedIn profile is a useful place to start. With nearly 600 million users, LinkedIn offers plenty of opportunities to connect with other professionals and find work opportunities. Making small changes to your LinkedIn profile can help it stand out and […]

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Simple and delicious lemon crinkle cookies

I hate lemon. That’s probably a strange way to introduce a post about lemon-flavored cookies, but it’s the truth. When it comes to desserts, my philosophy tends to be ‘If there’s no chocolate, I don’t want it.’  When I decided to write a recipe post this week, I knew I wanted to choose something fun […]

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A definitive ranking of Jane Austen’s novels

I’m a massive Jane Austen fan. During quarantine, I purchased a compilation of her works, and it renewed my love for her novels.  Today I’m ranking Austen’s books from least favorite to favorite. My order changes constantly, but this tends to be the way things fall. Obviously this is based on my opinion, so if […]

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Six things I learned after working with resin for the first time

I can’t stop learning new crafts, guys.  Seriously, if this blog turns into a weekly log of my latest craft attempts, know that you’ve been warned.  Over the last year, I’ve tried my hand at a variety of artistic-related endeavors, ranging from jewelry making to wax seal stamping to embroidery.  It seems every couple of […]

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OK, how exactly do I blog about fashion anymore?

“I think I’ve worn this sweater three times this week already.” If you haven’t asked yourself some variation of this question over the last year, good to you. But also, like, how?! One of the strangest parts of coming back to my blog has been trying to decide how to approach the fashion component. When […]

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Hey…it’s me again

I should start this out by admitting that until last week, I wasn’t sure whether I’d ever write this post, or any other for that matter. It’s been three months since I last blogged, and in that time I toyed with the idea of making this break permanent. Of course, given that I’m writing this […]

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I’m way too non-confrontational, and I need to cut it out

For as long as I can remember, I’ve prided myself on being non-confrontational.  Finding ways around conflict has always come easy to me. From the first sense of hostility, I am up on my toes, ready to navigate around the situation. It is like an alarm goes off in my head, the words ALERT, ALERT, […]

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