Getting Back Up When Life Gets Really, Really Hard

I originally was going to make a recipe post for you all, a pretty millennial Martha Stewart recipe post that was supposedly going to knock your socks off. Or you were going to be like, "Okay Chrissey.....you wrapped some cheese and jam in a crescent roll and baked it. I went to the store, bought…

My Goals for 2020

For me, growth is so incredibly important. I think you never stop growing, you never stop aspiring to be more and do more, and that there is always room for improvement. You see words like growth, change, resolution magically appear at the beginning of every year. “This year will be different,” everyone says, as they…

Who I Would Pick, If I Were The Bachelorette

The Bachelorette is my guilty pleasure. I have been obsessively watching on Monday nights since Emily Maynard was looking for the man of her dreams, and the father of her adorable daughter Ricki. What's there not to love? The Bachelorette is the culmination of reality tv drama greatness, and America embraces the cliches and stereotypes…

The Decision That Changed My Life

It was summer 2016 and I was working at a healthcare non-profit. To make things concise, I absolutely hated working there. I had struggled because although I highly supported the cause, the workplace structure and professionalism in the organization was something that was problematic. Everyone was abandoning the place like a sinking ship as things…