Posted In: LOVE
IMG_1137

The Summer Ahead

It’s already the middle of June. This fact truly baffles me. Yes, I’m susceptible to the nostalgia, the rush of emotion that comes with the end of school year and arrival of summer, but this time, this year, it is…

Read More

Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE

5 Comments

twirl

ADR Friday Loves 05.27.16

i’m loving… … this restaurant. … this book of poems. … this spare novel. … these glasses on the floor. … this gorgeous building. … the Cinnamon Sugar Danish at this bakery. … this forthcoming Land of Enchantment. … this …

Read More

Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Friday Loves, LOVE

2 Comments

dear mommy

Do You Remember Your Dreams?

Do you remember your dreams? I do and I don’t. Often, weeks will go by and I won’t register a single dream upon waking, but then there will be times when my dreams are vivid and wild and linger. I…

Read More

Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, Parenthood, The Fam

2 Comments

big girls walking

When Absence Means Presence

I have been absent from this blog and I love this blog, so that’s something. But the glorious thing is that I have been present other places, most notably with these three beautiful girls who are growing like weeds, and…

Read More

Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE

4 Comments

IMG_8662

The Sister Thing

Last night, I went to dinner at Tessa with Mom and three of my four sisters. We talked and laughed and shared yummy food (think: lamb meatballs, tuna tartar, shaved brussels). When the meal was over, we headed back out…

Read More

Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE

4 Comments

sneaks

Where Am I?

Where am I? I’m sitting at my kitchen island in my red and white heart pajamas. Drinking my umpteenth cup of coffee. Listening to The Lumineers. Feeling wildly, wonderfully stuck. Yes, I said it. Stuck. But not stuck in a…

Read More

Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, Uncategorized

11 Comments

telling you my story

Our Drinking Stories

I told a story on Instagram on Monday. A true one. It went like this: On the night of my book launch almost 2 months ago, I had a single glass of white wine after an extended period of drinking…

Read More

Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, Online & Onscreen

8 Comments

IMG_7478

On Uncertainty

The truth: I’m in this interesting, in-between place. Personally. Professionally. My girls are growing like weeds and becoming more independent. We are just back from a ski vacation where all three girls took to the slopes with startling gusto, morphing…

Read More

Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, Parenthood

6 Comments

IMG_6876

These Moments of Happiness

I’ve been in a transitional, thoughtful place. Coming down from the beautiful blur of promoting my novel, settling back into regular, cherished rhythms of home and life, daydreaming about what comes next… What comes next.  Three important, problematic words. Important…

Read More

Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, LOVE, Parenthood, Uncategorized

2 Comments

blue sky moment

Confession: I’m a Mess & People Are Good

I’ve missed this place. I haven’t posted in too long, which I don’t love, but I’m trying to forgive myself. I have been touring for The Ramblers and life has been a bit crazy, good crazy, and the blog has…

Read More

Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE

19 Comments