What Life Should Be Like

I'm back post-holiday to return to my blogging roots--talking about some serious business. *Queue Serious Music* I took a little break to get into the holiday spirit with my gift guide and to support a group of incredible female entrepreneurs. But now... it's back to business as usual. Today I'm talking about shoulds, how they haunt me. …

Continue reading What Life Should Be Like

I Know My Brand is Indistinct… And I’m OK With It

Very few of you probably don't know how I spend my time off the blog and off the page. I work a regular "9-5" job in an office in Midtown Manhattan. My official title? Marketing and Brand Innovation Manager at a hotel company. Which means I spend my days creating and honing hotel brands and …

Continue reading I Know My Brand is Indistinct… And I’m OK With It

Ten Reoccurring Times I’ve Disappointed My Mother

Ten Reoccurring Times I've Disappointed My Mother (Ranked by the length of time she holds out the last syllable of my name.) 10. I Haven't Booked My Tickets Home for a Wedding Yet Syllable Count: Amandaaa 9. I Haven't Figured Out Those Medical Bills Yet Syllable Count: Amandaaaa 8. I Forgot to Call My Grandpa On His Birthday …

Continue reading Ten Reoccurring Times I’ve Disappointed My Mother