Working-From-Home: 6 Lessons I’ve Learned

For the majority of my professional life, I have always worked in offices. I always had co-workers, cubicles, desks and communal kitchens. I always thrived in the office chaos and enjoyed every moment of it. So this summer when I made the switch to freelancing,  I had no idea working from home would be such…

So, I Sold My Wedding Dress. Here’s Why I’m Not Crazy.

I got married five months ago, and yesterday I went to the post office and shipped my Martina Liana designer wedding dress off to Austin, TX. For good. That's right, I sold my wedding dress. Once the shock wears off, read on and let me explain why. I will never forget my wedding day, it…

How I Ran a Half Marathon (the App, Habits and Music That Got Me There)

Running is like therapy to me, but trust me when I say it was a long road to get me there. I recently signed up for my second half marathon (ever) this October. Since running is back in my daily life, I have running on the brain. To celebrate, I wanted to share what got me into…

How I Lost 100 Pounds (Spoiler: It Takes Time)

OK, this is the blog post where I get really vulnerable. For anyone who really knows me, they know that for the majority of my adolescence  - and really my life - I was overweight. In fact, at my heaviest I was nearly 100 pounds overweight. It has been a long road, but it's something…