Does Having a Corporate Job Make Me A Failure?

For a long time, I prided myself on leaving my first big girl corporate job after just two years. I left to become my own boss – an entrepreneur. I was so proud of myself that it kind of became my identity. My favorite was when I met new people…

6 Ways I’m Spring Cleaning My Life + You Can Too

Ahhhh spring is in the air! Kind of. I mean, aside from the once a week snow storm, we’ve been having some pretty amazing weather here in Aspen. It’s been sunny and warm-ish and I swear I can feel everything start coming back to life. Which makes me feel like…

Why I’m Not Making New Years Resolutions & You Shouldn’…

Can I be honest with you guys? It’s been a while since the last time I made a New Year’s resolution. I guess they just aren’t really my thing? Maybe I’m lazy… maybe I’m scared… or maybe it’s just got something to do with my background in marketing? Every year,…

8 Things To Do When Spending Holidays Alone

Growing up, the holidays never really went well. I actually can only remember bits and pieces of a few holidays because my brain has literally blocked out the rest of them. Don’t get me wrong, I’m sure there were some good holidays but from what I do remember, in my…

6 Ways To Cope When It Feels Like Someone Punched You …

Ever have those days when you wake up early sans alarm and you hop out of bed with this feeling like the day is yours? You head to the kitchen and while you’re waiting for your morning coffee you’re thinking to yourself “Gosh… I just have a good feeling about…

What’s In My Carry On + Short Life Update

Hey friends! Happy Monday! This blog post is coming to you straight from the Aspen Airport/somewhere in the air between Aspen, CO and Dallas, TX! I’m heading to Dallas for a ‘mailer camp’ this week. TBH, I’m not even totally sure what that means or what I’m in for. Someone…

7 Tools To Help You Fight The Winter Blues

Like pretty much everything else in life, the ‘fall back’ part of daylight savings has both pro’s and con’s. Pro: It get’s lighter earlier so it’s easier to wake up earlier. Con: It gets darker earlier so your body/brain is all WTF is going on?  And that my friends, is…

7 Healthy Habits I’m {Re-}Introducing To My Life

For a long time there I was spiraling down a rabbit hole that I wasn’t sure I’d ever find a way out of. And to be totally honest with you, I wasn’t sure I wanted to. For years all I’ve had to hold onto were feelings of deep sadness, anger,…

A Summer Day in My Life Living in Aspen, CO

This post is sponsored by Spindrift® and Her Campus Media. All opinions and experiences are my own. I feel like most people have heard of Aspen, Colorado right? Or at least seen Dumb and Dumber? I actually don’t fall under the latter category but I’ve heard it’s a really funny…