I knew the holidays would look different in 2020, I just didn't realize how different they would look until recently. My Thanksgiving featured no turkey, no green-bean casserole, no pie, no family. Just me, Hendrix, my couch and Netflix. I had decided that a week and a half before Thanksgiving, I was going to quarantine. … Continue reading A Very COVID Thanksgiving
"If you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans." - Woody Allen When I was younger, I always thought by this age I'd be married and have kids. While that hasn't happened, I have lived in multiple cities in different states and countries, traveled around the world, had incredible experiences, met amazing people … Continue reading WHY I DECIDED TO FREEZE MY EGGS & MY JOURNEY TO FREEZE THEM
It's Friday night. Do you know where your single friends are? If they are anything like me and my single girlfriends, we probably met up for happy hour, took down a few glasses of wine and some pizza, caught up on the latest gossip, then each returned home for some solo Netflix and chill. Friday … Continue reading Why doesn’t anyone date anymore?
"Do more of what makes you feel alive." Andra Day, Rise Up, played over the speakers in the dark, hot rev room. The instructor told us to slow our speed and rest the side of our faces on the ball in between our handlebars. "Take this moment. Think about someone you love. Send them your … Continue reading What Makes You Feel Alive?
I don't know exactly when it happened, but within the past few years, eyebrows have become "all the rage". Like my reaction to the "mom shorts" trend, I ignored it. Then, one of my friends got her eyebrows microbladed and I loved her results. I didn't know what the hell microblading was, but I was … Continue reading I Got My Eyebrows Microbladed & I Love Them
"Here, give me your hand. Can you feel that?" Wait, wait, wait. This is supposed to the "easy" part of the annual gyn appointment. Quick boob check, then I'm outta here. Not this time. My doctor had found a suspicious lump in my right breast and wanted me to get it checked out immediately. I … Continue reading My Breast Cancer Scares
Even as I write the title for this, I cringe a bit. It's as if I should be on display at a circus -- hey, kids! Check out that single girl over there! Don't get too close, she might bite. I promise. I won't bite. I mean, unless you're into that 😉 Oh look. It's … Continue reading 30 Something And Single