Shout

Yeah, I know it's Friday. But like I said before, weddings happen. So let's skip the bickering. I get heated about a lot of Writing "Wednesday" topics, but this one is easily Top 5. Exclamations are so overused it actually kills me. Years are taken off of my life anytime someone ends every sentence in a message [...]

Sugar

Drew and I are 2.5 weeks into the Whole30 program and I have a lot of thoughts. If you're not familiar with the Whole30, it's a diet free of all sugar, grains, dairy and legumes. Basically all of the things I love. No big deal. Oh, and alcohol. The premise is that each one could be doing weird things to [...]

So Fresh, So Clean

I don't know about you, but nothing—nothing—makes me feel more accomplished than a full day of cleaning. It could be spent scrubbing, vacuuming, folding laundry, I don't care. As long as I can go to bed knowing a guest could show up and not be disgusted by at least one corner of my house, I'll sleep [...]

Give It Away

Showers are a staple of your 20s. And before we get five paragraphs in talking gifts and games and whatnot, please know I'm not referring to personal hygiene. Those should be a staple of every decade in life. But again, I attended an all-girls school where things were pretty hit or miss. Different topic for a different day. [...]