From the Heart

Let’s choose love

This Sunday morning began just like any other. I woke up, got a cup of coffee, made waffles (because Leslie Knope), and sat down with a book. Then, just like that, everything changed. I began getting notifications on my phone that friends in Orlando, Florida were checking in that they were safe. Safe from what? I… Continue reading Let’s choose love

Life Lessons

4 Reasons to Keep Creating

  For as long as I can remember, my office at work has had this one plant in it. It’s nothing special, but it’s definitely the longest I’ve ever seen one plant kept alive. (Every plant in our house died growing up. #sorrymom) Don’t get me wrong- there have been many times I thought this… Continue reading 4 Reasons to Keep Creating

Life Lessons

A Fond Farewell

For those of you who haven’t heard me talk about my brother, Aaron, you really should ask me about him sometime. While we haven’t always gotten along (ask my parents), our friendship has turned into one of my favorites. Aaron shares my love for adventure, all things Harry Potter, hiking, and secretly making fun of people… Continue reading A Fond Farewell

Life Lessons

Here’s to Drawing Close

Most people know by now that I adopted a dog this past February. If you don’t know, we  haven’t talked since February because I have become one of those people. You know the ones I’m talking about- you can’t have a conversation with them without their dog coming up, and it seems like they have… Continue reading Here’s to Drawing Close