Things Middle Schoolers Say

In a totally non-creepy way, one of my favorite pastimes is people-watching. I just love how words, and expressions, and experiences make each person awesomely unique. And if you have the distinct privilege bad luck of knowing me, something you've said has probably been immortalized forever and ever in my Notes app. These days, my phone is … Continue reading Things Middle Schoolers Say

That one time I got a job…

I hardly remembered applying for the job when I got a call asking me to come in for an interview. I blew it. I was nervous and totally blanked on one of the questions. My family has a saying, though - lo que es para ti, nadie te lo quita. What's meant for you, no one can take away. By … Continue reading That one time I got a job…

How old is not young anymore?

During my "Funemployment" phase - which I promise I won't ever bring up again - I was deep in the throes of a quarter-life crisis (like a good Millennial). Between wondering, "What next?" and questioning my purpose in life, I had a great "aha!" moment. I realized that part of "adulting" is knowing that I don't know everything. I … Continue reading How old is not young anymore?

A very fine place to start…

I have to admit, I feel like I'm always winging it when I blog...which is ironic since being unprepared for anything drives me batty. I'm the kind of person that sometimes reads the last chapter first, just to be prepared. I like lists, and outlines, and oxford commas, and knowing what to expect. It's the J in … Continue reading A very fine place to start…