My main motivator is also my number one detractor

Out of everything that motivates me in life, I’ve finally decided one of them needs to go. It turns out my main motivator has also been serving as my number one detractor, and as time went on, the symptoms of this perceived symbiotic relationship started to get toxic. It’s also not your typical “toxic” relationship,Continue reading “My main motivator is also my number one detractor”

Squash those standard vegan Brownies

It’s finally Autumn! In the Pacific Northwest that means it’s time for Pumpkin Spice everything, scarves, and rain coats. The start of Fall also means it’s SQUASH season! Which gets me more excited than the thought of drinking a PSL. About a month ago, I was diagnosed with an autoimmune condition called Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis; whichContinue reading “Squash those standard vegan Brownies”

10 lessons for everyone who ages.

My twenty-eighth year of life was one for the books, but not because of accomplishments or anything tangible. As a 28 year-old, I completed a doctorate degree, passed a national board exam, started a new business (in addition to one I had been running throughout graduate school), celebrated three years of marriage to an amazingContinue reading “10 lessons for everyone who ages.”