The thin line

A morning to sleep in? A massage?  Sitting outside drinking coffee? A long run? This line I straddle, the one between self-care and self-indulgence, is a fine line. I'm naturally a self-indulger. All the movies, all the books, all the rest, all the treats, all the special.  If left to myself, I'd live firmly planted …

wanna hang out?

Paper plate awards. Did y'all ever do these? After each trip taken, my youth pastor would scribble down a faux award to present to each kid. The summer of 7th grade, I earned the "events-coordinator award". I've craved community as long as I can remember and would manipulate all kinds of circumstances to gather my …

Who am I?

I'm a sucker for quizzes. Thanks to the 90's and Seventeen Magazine,  I can tell you my personality based on the shape of my lipstick. I can tell you my dream vacation based on my prom dress color (junior year-grey blue, senior year- butter) and whether I'm a Monica, a Rachel or a Phoebe (Monica). …