Vi•va•cious adjective attractively lively and animated

The life of E is definitely lively and animated. I’m infamous for doing a million things at once. And as a perfectionist, I tend to do many things well.

I’d like to believe that in a previous life, these fierce skills were used to kick butt and take names. So here is your chance to read all about this vivacious Jill-of-all-trades; from cooking to progressive thoughts and then some. Maybe during our time together, you’ll notice you’ve got fierce ninja skills of your own, too.

Not a Size 2

Body image struggles are a pain. As a child I was often chided by family and peers about my weight. As a fifth grader I weighed 125lbs. I was also 5’3″ – taller than all of my classmates (with the exception of a few boys… Read More »Not a Size 2

Merry Christmas

… to all. And to all a good night. D and I hope that you and yours enjoy the holidays and the company of the loved ones around you. Wishing you all a wonderful holiday season where ever you are. ‘Til the next time. –… Read More »Merry Christmas


I started listening podcasts recently. Mainly because everyone keeps pestering me to listen to Serial. (I still have not gone down that path.) While I was perusing the podcasts available on my iPhone, I came across this TED Talk and found it to be completely… Read More »Multipotentialite


My ancestors fought and crawled from the mucky waters of an island to the land of the free. And still you call them “non-white”. They slaved away dreaming of all the positive possibilities for their children and their children’s children. And still you call them… Read More »“Non-White”

Be Kind, Always.

Be kind, always. Be kind, always. Be kind, always. I think as we get older, we forget that we need to be kind. Always. Working in different job sectors – non-profit, independent contractor, and retail – there is one thing I see every day, all… Read More »Be Kind, Always.