My October Bucket List

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” ― L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables October is here, readers! I love September, but it hasn’t felt like fall in Connecticut lately–it’s either been stormy and grey or sunny and hot! Now that things are finally getting crisp this month, I’m excited […]

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Media Monday: ASMR with ALB

(Or, how Darcy got her tingles back and managed her anxiety!) Welcome to another Media Monday, y’all! After a really busy weekend, I woke up this morning with a lot of anxiety. It’s something that I’ve struggled with since I was in high school, and have managed to generally control with therapy and self-care tools. […]

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Friday Faves: 5Calls.org

Get up and get active… in politics. Can I ask you something real quick, reader? Why are we taught that it’s impolite for young women to discuss politics? We are told (by our family, friends, teachers, the media) that those conversations aren’t appropriate. From the dinner table to the office mixer, I’ve found myself being […]

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Wellness Wednesday: Reminder Bots

Can a few lines of code really help us take care of ourselves? Welcome to another Wellness Wednesday! I’m going to be honest, reader, I spend a TON of time on Twitter. Probably too much time. But I recently found a way to break up the non-stop feed of news and hot takes: reminder bots. […]

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Media Monday: Gracious by Kelly Williams Brown

Part manner handbook, part therapy, part conversation with a close friend: a gracious guide to being a person Welcome, reader, I’m just so glad you’re here! It’s a Monday and that means it’s time for another media recommendation. July must be a mannerly month! Last week I recommended Shmanners, an etiquette podcast for the modern era. […]

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Media Monday: Shmanners

Please mind your P’s and Q’s… Happy Monday reader! I always have trouble transitioning back into my busy work week after a restful Sunday. One of the ways I combat stress on Mondays is by easing into the day. Some weeks that means waking up a little bit earlier and having a quiet cup of […]

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