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Welcome to the Blog

The High Season by Judy Blundell Plot: “The Hamptons hath no fury like a woman scorned.  No matter what the world throws her way, at least Ruthie Beamish has the house. Lovingly renovated, located by the sea in a quiet Long Island village, the house is her nest egg – the retirement account shared with […]

Book Reviews

Books I Read in July (And Whether or Not You Should Read Them)

To slow the heck down || More specifically, that it’s possible to slow down even when life is hectic. I tend to equate “slowing down” with “doing nothing” and I’m learning that doesn’t have to be the case. Even on the busiest of days, doing simple things like taking care of my face can slow things down.  […]

What I'm Learning

What July Taught Me.

To the friends you thought would be in your life forever, but aren’t. These suck, I know they do. I had the honor of graduating with one of the closest friends I’d ever had in my life. I’d met her because of a group project and become so close with her, that I asked her […]


An Ode to Friendships.

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