life appreciation

Until Further Notice, Celebrate Everything

My friend, April, posted this picture online the other day that she took in Nepal, and I fell in love with it immediately. It reminds me of one of my favorite quotes of all time, which comes from Story Of The Day: She asked me when the season of joy was supposed to end and […]

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Not An App For That

I consider myself lucky to have been born when I was. I got to experience what it was like to live before everything was digitized. We had sleepovers without YouTube, memorized our friends’ phone numbers, and the closest thing we had to smart phones were the Tamagotchis we kept as pets. Now, I have the […]

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Baltimore B-Sides

Recently, Stephen Colbert made a joke about Baltimore being a “wasteland”. It was hilarious, but at the root of most hilarity is truth. Obviously I love my city. I talk about it all the time. But the truth is that there’s tons to be done to make it a better, safer place. When I say […]

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The Happiness Experience

Every month, I host an event in Baltimore. So when Beth contacted me with the idea of a Happiness Experience field day kind of adventure, I was on board without a second thought! Over the past several weeks, we came up with ideas for different stations and called upon the assistance of our very wonderful […]

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