How (I’m Trying to) Practice Body Positivity in Quarantine

How (I’m Trying to) Practice Body Positivity in Quarantine

Since coming home a few months ago for what I thought would be a few short weeks with my family has quickly turned into staying put for the foreseeable future—with a scary, unknown situation unfolding in every which way around us. I am lucky enough to have a remote job that is not (currently) affected [...]

6 Months In A New City: The Good, The Bad, The Isolating, & How I’m Working To Love Myself More

6 Months In A New City: The Good, The Bad, The Isolating, & How I’m Working To Love Myself More

It's insane to think I've now been living in New York for 6 months. Absolutely insane. In 6 months, I have seen both the greatest, and most difficult days to date. I've had days where I feel like I completely belong here and I'm on top of the world. I've had days where I didn't [...]

How I’m Choosing To Love Myself More Amidst My Holiday Slump (Including A Week Off Social Media)

How I’m Choosing To Love Myself More Amidst My Holiday Slump (Including A Week Off Social Media)

Oh, the holiday slump. It comes around for me every holiday season -- and I never quite understand why. I'm surrounded by family and friends, I have so much to be thankful for, but why do I feel kind of down in the dumps? While I was home for Thanksgiving back in Chicago, it was [...]