Perfect Timing

Yesterday, I put up a blog post about my challenges with finding close friends as an adult.  Today as I was listening to the Party in My Plants Podcast (great name, huh?), I got sucked into a great episode about the exact same topic.  Turns out, I’m not the only one who feels that finding friends is […]


I Want More

Last week, I was so lucky enough to have three out-of-town friends visit me in Portland.  Amid all the time we spent eating, laughing (and eating), walking (and eating), and book-browsing (and eating), we managed to have a meaningful discussion about a topic that’s been on my mind a lot lately.  That topic was our […]

On Rituals

rit·u·al  –  an activity of intention performed at regular intervals, usually having a spiritual purpose Ok, so that’s not the Merriam-Webster definition, but it’s the best way I could come up with to describe something that’s been on my mind lately.  It seems that the importance of having rituals is gaining steam in the popular […]