Monthly archives: August, 2018

What We’re Loving: August Edition

What We’re Reading: We Are All Accumulating Mountains of Things – This Atlantic article will make you stop and think about how much stuff you buy online and the environmental consequences of the quick and easy accumulation of stuff from online shopping. It also discusses why it feels so good to buy things online due to the dopamine hit that we get when we buy things online and then get again when they arrive – and how it’s time to start assessing …

Selling Old Clothes with ThredUp

As I’ve chronicled on here before, I’ve lost a lot of weight. Thanks to my Ann Taylor Infinite Style subscription, I’ve never been without something to wear. However, I let all of the too big clothes take up a majority of the space in my closet, leading to difficult mornings where I try on everything I own only to decide I don’t like anything. Nothing seems like it goes together, fits right, or sends that perfect “I’m serious about my job, but I …

Why Do I Even Try?

Do you ever have those days, maybe weeks, or even months, where you just feel like you can’t do anything right? Well, this past week was definitely one of those for me. And before you divulge into the rest of this post, I should warn you, this isn’t exactly an uplifting message. More of a giant vent session, haha. So sorry, friends! If nothing else, I hope you can at least find consolation in the fact that we all have these …