Real is So Rare These Days

On December 31, I had grand plans for this blog’s resurrection. My Evernote was filled with post ideas, my resolve to blog regularly was firm, my purpose for writing had been clarified. And then it all went to shit. Because: distractions. And by “distractions,” I mean life. Work picked up,[…]

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It Girl: Amy Schmittauer

My friend Amy is a total It Girl. She runs a successful business, is super active in the Columbus community and has really stellar taste in footwear. So wait – what is an “it girl?” A woman who has her shit together. Someone who is doing amazing things both personally and professionally. Someone[…]

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The Lazy Gal’s Guide to #FoodPrepSunday

I’ve always admired and envied bloggers like The Lean Green Bean, who do #FoodPrepSunday regularly and thoroughly. I mean, their food preps are the stuff of foodies’ and planners’ dreams: highly organized, meticulously regimented and nutritionally balanced. I wish I had the time to do a robust food prep each[…]

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Book Club: Yes Please

I hate Amy Poehler’s book. There, I said it.     It’s easily the worst book I’ve read since Sweet Valley High turned into Sweet Valley University (talk about jumping the shark). I know I’m being harsh, and I know that just about everyone else is raving about Yes Please.[…]

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It Girl: Janine Renee

I have this friend Janine. She’s super fun, wicked smart and crazy ambitious. You NEED to meet her. Because she’s this month’s It Girl! So wait – what is an “it girl?” A woman who has her shit together. Someone who is doing amazing things both personally and professionally. Someone who is affecting[…]

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Confession: Not Bendy

I can’t touch my toes. Gah! That’s so embarrassing to admit!  I used to dance ballet, for crying out loud. (And by “used to,” I mean 20+ years ago in my early youth) I’m a fit, healthy young woman. There is no reason for me to be so inflexible. In[…]

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