What Does Living Your Best Life Really Mean?

A couple of weeks ago I was walking back from the gym and found on the sidewalk this note that read as follows, “Hi my name is Mara. I hope whoever you are that you have the best life ever. I’m 7 years old bye." I picked up the note and…

I am not the Girl in That Picture

It was a Tuesday night and while out on a walk I took a glance at my Instagram. I stopped at a photo I had taken over the weekend. It was a picture of me in a white dress, holding a glass of champagne. It had received a decent amount of…

Validation: Is it Really Worth it?

This evening when I went to the gym, I was chatting with my friend about our lives. He was super busy dealing with gym members who were confused about the broken parking validation machine. He quickly said we'd have to talk later so he…

The Four Year March

This past weekend I attended the Women's March in Los Angeles. What motivated me was that I could tell my future daughter when she reads about it in her history book, "yes, mommy was there." It was incredible to see all these women…