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My Mindful Morning Routine

Mornings are my favorite part of the day! They always have that vibe of a start of the summer vacation in middle school. So many possibilities, so many opportunities, so much freedom, especially when you wake up early enough. On most days, my alarm goes off at 7:30 a.m. I’ve been working from home at […]

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Moscow: Notes on Not Sucking It Up

Living in Moscow was like sticking around in a toxic relationship.  The kind of relationship where you two are not on the same team. Where your partner gets high from bringing you down.  The kind of relationship that you defend to your family and friends, not because you disagree with them, but because you don’t want […]

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The Sunsets of Monterey

2019 began without any real resolutions rather than: to get a puppy, be more decisive and catch a weekly sunset at the beach. The latter is in efforts to not let myself take life for granted – something that I’ve focused on the most in 2018 (and, I think, succeeded for the most part).  In […]