Happy Hump Day! Here are some things that have been making me happy lately. 1. Green smoothies. I've gotten back into the habit of drinking a green smoothie everyday and it's been great. I got a little off-track during my road trip, when my powdered-greens solution back-fired on me, but thankfully I'm back in the presence … Continue reading Hump Day Happies
I live in California now.I left Boston three weeks ago yesterday and embarked on an adventure, documented on Instagram under #crosscountryrachel. More on that later. For now, here's a post, inspired by the late, great, Nora Ephron, on what I'll miss and what I won't miss about Boston. What I Won't Miss slipping on ice humidity-tainted … Continue reading What I’ll Miss, What I Won’t Miss
I've been reading Billy Crystal's book on my kindle during my commute to and from my temp job, and it makes my ride on the T drastically better. Have you been on the orange line during rush hour lately? It's kind of dreadful. Anyway, I love these types of books because they make me feel like I'm reading a … Continue reading Commuting With Crystal
Hello there. Happy Spring! It's been quite a while, hasn't it? Here's what's been going on. Reading: I just finished reading And Still She Laughs, which I recommend to anyone, really, but particularly to anyone processing grief. I also recently finished reading Invitation to Solitude and Silence. I tried reading this years ago, and never really got … Continue reading Currently
Hello 2017. You are like a breath of fresh air. Welcome. Here are some random thoughts and goings-on: La La Land is one my new favorite movies. I just watched it for a second time today and it was even better this time around. Go see it immediately. One of my new year's resolutions is … Continue reading Hello 2017
Today I have been funemployed for exactly nine months, and it has been wonderful. I've traveled to many places, as shown above, and done the typical broadening of horizons that should occur when one embarks on such a journey. Life is fun. But now it's time to get a job. Here's to the next adventure.
I ran a 10k. And didn't twist an ankle, or faint, or slip and fall, or do any of the things that would make my cousin Lily say, "you would, Rachel." My runner friends say that the first two miles are always the toughest, and then you feel like you can go on forever. I … Continue reading I Ran a 10k…