I've always loved Fall. It makes me so sad that its super short in Chicago. It feels like we have it for 2 days and then the dreary yet, sometimes beautiful Winter sets in. I've never made a Fall bucket list. I don't know if I've ever made any kind of bucket list before. It… Continue reading My Fall Bucket List
Okay I listen to podcasts no matter what. Inside or outside. Upside down. Whatever. Some of us, however, only listen to podcasts when they're out and about. I'm assuming many of you are probably busting through your regular podcasts. If that's the case, here's a list of 10 to help keep you occupied while you're… Continue reading Top 10 Podcasts….for when you’re stuck inside.
If you're anything like me, being told to stay indoors is not exactly the worst news in the world. I'm quite the home body. It's become more and more of a regularity for me the older I get. I love a good Friday night in. (Wine and cats babay!) For some people though, this is… Continue reading Book Suggestions! for when you're stuck inside….
Look, I love Thai food. I'm pretty basic though. #LongIslandSon. So, I am guilty of my usual order being the one and only...Pad Thai...usually with Chicken. You don't need meat for this dish to make it delicious a f***. Add some extra veggies and crunchy peanut toppings and you are good to go, sista. Without… Continue reading Homemade Pad Thai (Easiest Recipe Evvvva)
Has anyone ever told you that Chicago is freezing? Oh, millions of times? Got it. Yes, Chicago can get really cold. -40 degrees, prying open the train doors, kind of cold. So, I know winter very well. In both 2018 and 2019 I had my first serious cases of seasonal depression. I always thought it… Continue reading My Winter Survival Kit
My skin is a lot like Chicago weather. Beautiful one day. A crime scene the next. Basically, I need a lot to keep my skin looking and feeling fly. Here are 5 skincare products I use every week, some every day! Intelligent Nutrients Refining Micro Polish https://www.amazon.com/Intelligent-Nutrients-Refining-Micro-Polish/dp/B01FIGXMMS This is the best face wash I have… Continue reading My 5 Favorite Skincare Products
A few weeks ago Andrew and I moved to a new apartment. My 7th in Chicago. Commitment issues? I'll save that for another blog. It has us really excited and equally emotional. The place before this one was our first apartment together and it served us so well. The last 2 years living together have… Continue reading New Chapters
Stress is......hell. Seems pretty ridiculous for my life to be so stressful. I'm young, living in a great city, eating well, employed and have a great partner. Life should be breezy AF. In a lot of ways it is. I think everyone has that one thing (or three or eight) that really stresses them out.… Continue reading Find Joy in the Little Things