Nolan’s Big Debut

Despite all the forecasting, guessing and planning, babies have a funny way of defying expectations and arriving on their own timeline. That couldn’t have been more true in my case as we awaited the arrival of our baby boy just over six weeks ago. Rewind to December. My 37-week ultrasound made it clear that our … Continue Reading

Hi, I’m Back.

It’s only in retrospect that I’ve been able to process how these milestones have shaped me, and how I can be a resource to those about to embark on them, too.

Spotlight On: Samantha Jayne

Have you ever pondered the meaning of life within the three walls of your cube? Does your Instagram feed range from post-college sorority squats to engagement announcements and friends’ new babies? Are you considering an existential crisis because of the gap between your expectations and reality for what life would be like in your 20s? … Continue Reading

Emojis: A Cultural Shift to Modern Hieroglyphics

Warning: this is not quiz, nor is this a listicle. In an ironic twist, this post will require you to read full sentences about a massive cultural shift toward the written picture, a.k.a the emoji. How fluent are you? If you’re 18, I’d bet that emoji is basically your first language. Your captions need nothing … Continue Reading

Quarter Life Lessons

Age is a funny thing. Half the time I can’t believe I’m already 25. The other half of the time I can’t believe I’m only 25. If you’re in your 20s, you know what I’m talking about. We’re juggling a constant juxtaposition of being too old or too young. You’re already 25. Only five more … Continue Reading

20 Reasons Why Being in Your 20s is Hard

FOMO (Fear of missing out). Because according to your Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram feeds, everyone is doing something awesome right now (even if they aren’t). Sundays. Because the next day is Monday. And five days of deadlines, meetings and the feeling like you need to stop and reevaluate your life make you nauseous. #SundayFunday … Continue Reading