9 Healthy, Delicious Foods I Ate On Whole30

Posted by Saturday, January 30, 2016 0 2

I’m currently frying bacon. A big cast iron skillet full of crispy, salty, fatty bacon. Don’t worry, it is Whole30 compliant bacon (as Ethan and I still have 9 days left on our program). But even if it is a Whole30 compliant protein, it is still not a food anyone would ever call healthy. So yes, ...

6 Tips for Navigating an Apartment Hunt

Posted by Saturday, August 1, 2015 0 3

Though Ethan and I have been living together for a little over a year now we only began our apartment hunt a month ago. That's because we were fortunate enough to have had a place to live rent free for the past year while I became acclimated to Los Angeles and Ethan got through his ...

Easter Is For Grown-Ups Too

Posted by Sunday, April 5, 2015 0 3

I don't have children and I don't know when I will. But that makes celebrating my favorite holiday traditions kinda difficult because a lot of traditions are tied to childhood and things that kids enjoy more than adults. So when it comes to those particular traditions what do you do? Do you just pack them away ...

Menu Planning Saves Lives (Or At Least Your Budget/Waistline/Relationship)

Posted by Friday, January 30, 2015 0 2

Well grown-ups, I am happy to report that I am in love with my new job. Yup. And that isn’t going anywhere, because my job and I plan to honeymoon forever. However, just like with any committed relationship, sacrifices must be made. And in this case that has been adjusting to a vastly different work schedule than ...

Merry Christmas Grown-Ups!

Posted by Thursday, December 25, 2014 0 2

Merry Christmas everyone! I had an especially good Christmas this year for a number of reasons. It was the first Christmas Ethan and I have ever spent together since we began dating three years ago, so that was extra special. It was the first chance I've been able to come home since moving to Los Angeles ...

What Are You Giving Your Parents For Christmas?

Posted by Monday, December 8, 2014 0 2

An Open Letter From A Young Adult To Their Parents: What Do I Get You For Christmas? What am I supposed to give you for Christmas? Because I honestly have no idea. I can't give you a clay imprint of my hand that says "I love you," can I? No, you have a million of those. What do you like ...

How To Make Your First Christmas Card

Posted by Thursday, December 4, 2014 0 4

DISCLAIMER: There is a giveaway at the bottom of this post. There will be two winners. You wanna be one? Then read on! Because I mailed our holiday cards on Monday, and choose to believe they have all arrived safely in the hands of our friends and family by now, I feel totally confident this post ...

How To Make Sure You Get A Cheap Holiday Flight

Posted by Tuesday, December 2, 2014 0 4

On Oct. 13th, the cheapest round-trip flight to take me home for the holidays was $498 per person. When I finally booked on Nov. 6th  the cheapest option was $607 per person. And if I had waited to book until today, the "cheap holiday flight" would be $755 per person. That’s right. The price of the ...

The Grown-Up Christmas Countdown Begins With A Childish Practice

Posted by Monday, December 1, 2014 0 3

Ever since I can remember I have had an advent calendar every holiday season to help me countdown those 25 long December days until Christmas. I remember the joy of opening the little cardboard window each night to get both a piece of chocolate and reassurance that Christmas was a day closer. And even though ...