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The 3 Best Natural Skincare Products

John and I used to just buy products, including food, because they were on sale, we ate out at chain restaurants just because it was “Tuesday wing night,” and we did late night college-style runs to Sonic for candy filled shakes and cheese smothered tater tots just because we saw a commercial for them on TV. We knew this wasn’t the healthiest (and we did eat a decent amount of healthy food at home), but we had just completed an ultramarathon with very little training and were still feeling young enough that we didn’t really have to pay that much attention […]

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January Glossy Box and 3 Sub Boxes I Want to Try

All last week I would immediately check the mail when I got home from work. I could sense it was arriving, but I didn’t know the date or what would be inside. Or even if I would like what was inside. Subscription boxes must serve the sole purpose of bringing excitement back into the lives of people whose highlight of their week is a prepaid surprise package. My husband got me a GlossyBox subscription for my 30th birthday, and I’m confident he only got it to serve as a monthly reminder of how old I am. I was a little confused by his choice, of […]

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Two Day Weekend

This weekend was a total bust. That’s to be expected when you only have two days off while everyone you know, including your husband and baby, have three. We spent the weekend at home in Charleston (along with some notables, Hillary, Bernie, that third guy), and it was short, but refreshing. We did a long run through a beautiful neighborhood with million dollar mansions (not our neighborhood), got to catch up on laundry, lingered around Whole Foods, watch some questionable football which made me super nervous about our trip to the Super Bowl because I know it’s going to be the Patriots and took the baby to […]

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