Why I Decided Not to Go to Grad School

Everlane Day Market Tote

This post is a long time coming. I’ve been trying to figure out how to write it–mostly, how to articulate it in a way that accurately describes how I feel–so we’re going to give it a shot and dive right in. You might remember back in the spring and early summer when I mentioned studying for and taking the GRE. This life update post addressed my plans to go back to school to get my MBA…basically, I work in higher education and one of our benefits is a pretty solid tuition remission program meaning that after accepting this role in mid-2016, it seemed obvious to go for a second degree.

Trader Joe’s Buys Vol. IV

What to buy from Trader Joe's this fall

Pretty fitting to kick off this fall-esque morning with a bunch of my current favorites from Trader Joe’s, many of which are seasonally appropriate. The past couple posts were really popular, so hopefully you all enjoy this roundup…I personally shop at TJ’s weekly and both save so much money by doing so, and discover lots of new favorites on a regular basis. Here are some things I’ve bought recently or pick up regularly…

Around Here Vol. VIII

Phew. It’s been a week, guys. Anyone else feel that way? Luckily my post-work plans have been minimal but I feel like it’s been a struggle to stay above water with lots of craziness at the 9-5 plus some freelance projects and a full inbox. All good things–being busy is way better than being bored–but I’m really ready for a breather. Good news, though: today’s post is comprised of some things I’ve been up to and think you’ll love, too!