Holiday Gift Guide 2013.

Hello and Happy December! I’m a little late on the gift guide posting (unless you are like me and haven’t finished all your shopping yet!). There have been so many great holiday gift guides posted around the internet this year so I had to get in on that and post one myself. This is a… Continue Reading

Word Snacks.

A Mid-Summer's Day.

“16. Investigate poetry. Poems are like awesome word snacks that nourish your brain. Find the poets who transcribe your experience of the world. Then look for the ones who show you another side of life entirely.“ Susannah Conway recently wrote an article called 40 lessons from 40 years. She shared this list of life lessons on… Continue Reading

Dolce Far Niente.

A conversation between a local Italian man and an American woman: “I’ve been in Rome for three weeks and all I’ve done is learn a few Italian words and eat.” “You feel guilty because you are American, you don’t know how to enjoy yourself.” “I beg your pardon?” “Americans, you work too hard. You get burnt out…. Continue Reading