Month: January 2017

The Bachelor Breakdown: Whipped Cream and Lies

We are now on Episode 5 of “The Bachelor” with 11 women left in the running. We left off with Taylor and Corinne in a fireside confrontation, awkwardly snuggling under fur blankets…

Unpopular Opinion: I Really Just Don’t Like Pizza

Sure, I used to pretend. It was the cool thing to do, to like pizza. In fact, it seems to eternally be the cool thing to do. People dedicate their lives to…

For Those Who Couldn’t March

On the morning of January 21, I woke up to three text messages that made my chest tighten with emotion. The first was a close-up of a woman holding her toddler son,…

7 Things I Learned From Buying My First Home

This fall, my husband and I hit a new level of adulting. We purchased our first home. This was not only a scary and stressful undertaking, but we also went from our…

FTS Book Club: ‘The Regulars’

The Book The Regulars   The Author: Georgia Clark   What It’s About: Willow, Krista, and Evie are twenty somethings based in New York. They’ve got all the typical problems every twenty…

abroad

How I Moved Abroad After College Without Needing a Sponsor

Nearly a year after graduation, I started working toward moving abroad. An avid reader throughout my childhood and adolescence, I often found myself dreaming about visiting the countries of the stories I read. I…