Category: Beauty

A New Year’s Resolution

Run a marathon. Stop biting my nails. Stop swearing. Re-learn French. These make my New Year’s resolution list nearly (AKA actually every) single year. The marathon hasn’t happened. The swearing comes in lulls triggered by being overworked or feeling mighty cheeky after a couple drinks.

Attitude of Gratitude

Happy Thanksgiving, dear friends! With 2015 rapidly winding down, it’s a perfect time to reflect on just how much we have to be thankful for. Here is one of my very favorite Ted Talks about the power of gratitude; it’s honestly amazing.

World Water Day

I used to take the longest showers, to take a phone call when I was washing dishes, or even let the faucet run while I was brushing my teeth. It was wasting water, yes, but I wasn’t focused on the water at hand; I was focused on the task at hand.

Rachel Zane Hair

While my hair off-camera is generally pulled into a low bun or tousled and flipped from side to side (a frenetic and self-conscious tick I adopted for moments I feel anxious, the onscreen Rachel Zane hair is something that leaves little room for insecurity.

Be the Change

A few years ago, my friend, Genevieve, sent me a card: “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” A Gandhi quote. A simple “hey friend” correspondence via my beloved snail mail – pen to paper, stamped, sealed, and sent with love.