We’ve been together since I studied abroad in Spain, and you’ve seen me through the best and worst of times since. My friends and family love you just as much as I do, and you’ve helped me celebrate birthdays and accomplishments, as well as been by my side through heartbreak. So, happy Valentine’s Day to… Continue reading To My Valentine:
This time last week I was eating breakfast in paradise, mimosa in hand. I’m currently finishing up my lunch at my desk in my cubicle. No complaints, but there’s a helluva difference. In November, my best friend from college (Ashley) and I decided to take a vacation to Mexico, which was possibly my first completely selfish vacation… Continue reading Livin’ La Vida Loca
Growing up is tough. I wish I could say no one told me, but they did. It’s just tough in a way I wasn’t expecting. I’ve been experiencing a lot of emotions lately. So, to combat that on my half birthday, I’m going to take the advice my mom always gives me and list the things… Continue reading Quarter Life Crisis
Well, it’s been an embarrassingly long time since I posted, but I’m determined to start posting at least once a week. Summer is a tough season for me because, as much as I LOVE it, I completely fall out of my routines. From workout classes to eating schedules, all the travel and unexpected plans (mostly… Continue reading Falling Back into a Routine
I’m a fan of New Girl. Partly because it’s hilarious, and partly because I relate to Jessica Day on a weirdly high level. In the past I’ve tried to hide that we’ll call it “quirky” part of me until you get to know me, but recently I’ve been letting myself be me – always. Honestly, I’ve… Continue reading Who’s That Girl? It’s Jess!
Last weekend started with sunrise yoga in the Rose Garden on Friday morning and continued with two weddings, spending the whole weekend surrounded by love and happiness! While I was focusing on my breath (and not falling on my face), I found myself smiling – a soft, content smile. There I was, twisted up in some… Continue reading A Weekend of Love & Happiness
It’s interesting to reflect on where my life was 5, 10 years ago and then look forward to see where it’s going, and I have nothing but excitement for the future! There are so many goals I have, both short term and long, that I’m looking forward to and working toward achieving. But in recent… Continue reading Being a Grown Up