Life-Hacking Skills

It is widely known among my friends that I do not, in fact, own a smartphone. Yes, I know, it’s quite the tragedy. As they have assured me many times. How do I get along without it? How do I live without a portable camera and Instagram filters? How do I know where anything is? … More Life-Hacking Skills

Laurie’s List of Dream Travel Locations – Part One

It’s been a long week at work. I’ve been training for a new position that I got promoted to, and my brain is dry of any creativity. I’ve been trying to think up posts all week and have gotten nowhere. Until…my lovely friend Aussa suggested I write about travel locations. Thank God. This is one … More Laurie’s List of Dream Travel Locations – Part One

Quarter Life Crisis

If you are feeling trapped and dissatisfied, have recently experienced a complete change of life direction, and are in your mid to late 20’s, you might be experiencing a quarter life crisis. Common side effects of quarter life crisis include: A sudden change of mind on career paths. A drastic move across the country/world. Breaking … More Quarter Life Crisis

Beaches, Booze, and Boys – Sayulita, Mexico

After my series of very somber posts, I figure it’s time to lighten things up around here! đŸ™‚ Who wants to hear about my Mexico trip?!?! Hooray,  that’s at least 2 yes’s, so let’s get going! I had planned a weeklong vacation to the small surf town of Sayulita, Mexico, which is about 40km outside Puerto … More Beaches, Booze, and Boys – Sayulita, Mexico


Today is my birthday and I am 25 years old. So that means I can do whatever I want in this post. (Because who doesn’t do this on their birthday? Source) (Or this, for that matter… Source) But don’t worry. I have some thoughts to share too, now that I am a whole quarter century … More 25.