Technology has made our lives so much easier. Maybe a little bit crazy too depending on how you view things. So much is at our fingertips nowadays that there’s hardly an excuse for forgetting to do things or not doing things because they’re too inconvenient. The smartphone is that awesome little gadget that links us… Continue reading iPhone Apps I Can’t Live Without
I’m a perfectionist, and it’s something I’ve struggled with since at least high school. It mostly affects me in my work life, and it affected me immensely when I was in school. I’ll never forget getting a “C” on my first legal writing assignment in law school. I remember crying in my car after class… Continue reading Inadequate
Today, I’ve officially left my 20s behind. At first, I was kind of bummed. I’m getting older, and I’ll probably start seeing fine lines soon. But, when the momentary panic passed, that feeling of dread turned into excitement. I think 30 is going to be a big year. When I think back on the last… Continue reading Bye, Bye 20s!
Clutter makes me scream. I can’t do clutter at home, and I certainly can’t do clutter at work. My job demands that I’m on top things so that I can make deadlines, advise correctly, and deliver polished work. I’m not perfect, but I do work really hard. In order to be the best I can… Continue reading Office Organization
I didn’t always like to cook, which I inherited from my parents. Neither parent liked the kitchen much. I remember lots of frozen meals and frozen food. Easy dishes that could be warmed in the microwave and didn’t take a lot of time. I also remember when my grandmother would come to visit from Puerto… Continue reading Meal Planning Saved My Life
I keep my make-up routine fairly simple. I’m not one for heavy foundation or lipstick. I do, however, like to play up my eyes on special occasions. A few years ago, I started the switch to less toxic products, which included my makeup. I’m still on the hunt for a few more all-natural products, but… Continue reading What’s in My Makeup Bag?
It’s amazing how quickly things change. Last year around this time, Dan was entering his final year of business school, and I continued to work hard at my job wondering where the year would take us. A lot of 2016 was plagued by stress and strained hope (strung throughout a lot of my posts). I needed… Continue reading Closing out 2016…