Hitting Reset
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Hitting Reset

“Quit hitting the snooze button on your own awakening.” -Anne Lamott My awakening moment came last Sunday night around midnight. I had moved out to the couch, unable to sleep after a day of drinking. This wasn’t just a casual mimosa-with-brunch Sunday Funday kind of drinking. This was St. Paddy’s Day – a holiday deemed…

Book Review: “So Good They Can’t Ignore You” by Cal Newport
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Book Review: “So Good They Can’t Ignore You” by Cal Newport

Cal Newport’s first book is a must-read for most of us 20-somethings. If you feel stuck or uncertain in your career, questioning what your next move should be, I highly suggest reading this book to gain some sense of direction. Newport argues against the popular advice of “follow your passion”. This was a challenging concept…

What I’ve Been Writing Lately: Introducing “More Than Twentysomething”
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What I’ve Been Writing Lately: Introducing “More Than Twentysomething”

Almost two years ago, I started a blog called Naturally Ever Afer. My intention was to connect with women on issues of body image, self-worth and confidence. I was excited and passionate about the project and the connections I made with readers on these topics. But about six months in of publishing three blog posts a…