I am a professional writer. I’ve been an editor at a few publications. I work full-time in marketing. I run this blog. I dabble in graphic design. I’ve been a cashier at several stores. I’m a nationally certified tutor. I was once an Avon Lady. I worked at a mall pretzel stand. I’ve been a lot of people’s babysitter. I even used … Keep reading…View Post
From technology to personal updates, here are all the articles that just don’t ft anywhere else.
Hello, April! Another month means another giveaway, and this one is seriously delicious. St. Louis’ premier chocolatier Bissinger’s rings in holidays in big, tasty ways, including over-the-top edible centerpieces. I love decorations and I love eating… is there a better combination? To ring in Easter, Bissinger’s will give away one of its legendary centerpieces. But before we get to that, let’s get into … Keep reading…View Post
I have been dying to tell you guys something… I am thrilled to announce that I am one of the winners in the Express x Karlie Kloss runway show contest! What does that mean? Next week, I’ll be walking in a fashion show at The Pageant with Express and Karlie Kloss to debut her new collection with the brand. Eeeeekkkk! I mean, … Keep reading…View Post
You remember Bit-O-Local, the St. Louis-based subscription box that shares local makers in a curated package four times per year. Tons of you entered our December Bit-O-Local giveaway, so I know I’m not alone in my local love. The mad rad team of ladies behind the brand sent me over the Spring 2017 box, and we’re giving one away to a reader! Scroll … Keep reading…View Post
I’ve been cancer free for a year. I’m going to repeat it for emphasis: I have been cancer free for a year. Sure, I honestly hoped I’d never have to say I’d ever had cancer at all — and I definitely didn’t think it would happen in my mid-20s — but that ship has sailed and this is the next best thing. I don’t … Keep reading…View Post