how to successfully throw a friendsgiving celebration

This is probably not the first time you've heard of Friendsgiving - a portmanteau of the words friendship and Thanksgiving coined for groups of pals everywhere to take the season of thanks one step further by dedicating a day during the holiday season to celebrate friendship exclusively. This is embarrassing, but this is also true: the first time … Continue reading how to successfully throw a friendsgiving celebration

you are a reflection of the company you keep

Self-doubt is a calculated monster thriving on subtleties.  It's the summation of all of the little, almost forgettable occurrences perhaps glazed over in the moment, only to resurface in totality with every other fleeting thought about not being good enough that had once skipped across your mind. Assurance has to be instilled by the self and only the … Continue reading you are a reflection of the company you keep

you & your friends will survive long-distance friendships just fine

When one of my closest friends got a job right after graduation, you could say I was a bit down.  Our moms met when they were each pregnant with their respective child (seriously!), so to not have that familiarity and that presence in my life was horrifying.  No longer would she be able to come over … Continue reading you & your friends will survive long-distance friendships just fine