What Even Is Giving Tuesday?

What Even Is Giving Tuesday?

Black Friday. Cyber Monday. Small Business Saturday. I’m sure you know what those days are. Black Friday has been around since I can remember. Cyber Monday is about 10 or so years old. Small Business Saturday is even newer. But the newest? Giving Tuesday. Why...
Leave Some Room for White Space

Leave Some Room for White Space

Last weekend was amazing. It was one of the most fun weekends I have had in a long time. And…nothing had been planned in advance. I mean nothing. Saturday morning rolled around and my boyfriend was like, “What do you want to do today?” and I was like...
Turning 27: What I’ve Learned

Turning 27: What I’ve Learned

We’ve rounded the corner of the mid-twenties and today is officially the first day of my late twenties. Despite the common groans of, “Another year older uggggghhh,” I can confidently say that each year of my life has been significantly better than...
What Painting Class Taught Me About Patience

What Painting Class Taught Me About Patience

I was stressed and unhappy and needed a creative outlet. My boyfriend signed me up for a painting class. I loved looking at sketches and watercolor paintings and Matisse’s art and charcoal drawings and, well, obviously everything artistic. Ian, my boyfriend,...