OK, we’re all very familiar with my mug obsession (see exhibit A and exhibit B), but would it seem troubling if we extended my collection to include tumblers? Hear me out! They’re practical, can hold hot or cold drinks, and add a touch of sunshine to my otherwise minimalistic desk. I’ve even given tumblers to…

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The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy! What I’m Loving This Week 12 Emotions You Might Feel But Can’t Explain. A fascinating look at some unusual feelings. 25 Ways to Relax, Vegan-Style. Now’s the time to boost your…

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The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy! What I’m Loving This Week 5 Ways to Spot Emotional Immaturity. Are you dealing with an adult baby? I’ve Made More Than $300K From Writing — Here Are 8 Honest Lessons…

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If you’ve ever hung out with me or come to one of my overnight retreats, then you know I’m a liiiittle competitive on game night. What can I say? Board games, card games, video games, and the like are guaranteed to bring out my intense side. There’s something so satisfying about using my keen intellect…

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Growing up in the 80s was a wild time: the hair was bigger, the makeup was louder, and everything had an exuberant energy bursting out of it. Sure, I love modern conveniences like online shopping and streaming shows, but a small part of me misses the simple days before social media. The only way to…

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Growing up in the suburbs of Chicago meant I experienced my fair share of blizzards. I remember 8-year-old me trudging through the waist-high snow on my way to school. Every few feet I’d get stuck and wonder why I was expending so much effort to get somewhere I didn’t want to go. Maybe you’re feeling…

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