Laying the foundation

Laying the foundation

Laying the foundation is turning into my favorite metaphor these days. Adulthood, for me, means getting better at the skills I've been working towards for a very long time, but it also means forgetting what being a beginner is like. Being a beginner requires starting from the basics, which I know no one wants to be [...]

Simple Sundays #1

Simple Sundays #1

 Thanks to a friend's strong connection to alliteration last night (and a few margaritas), I created Simple Sundays - a weekly blog post on very simple, but enjoyable things that are happening in my life, Sunday and beyond. Thanks, Caitlin. I had quite the simple Sunday today - yoga, cleaning, cooking, a bath, podcast catch-up [...]

Curating Life with prAna

Curating Life with prAna

Up until two years ago, I woke up every morning, showered, and dressed up for work in retail sales in Southern California. Working for a high-end boutique-style company meant I had to dress the part, so designer denim, flowy dresses, layered and cropped tops, and not to mention overalls, were my everyday uniform. L.A. nights [...]