She Used to be Mine

Listening to: She Used to Be Mine, Sara Bareilles—Waitress It is because of Gretchen Rubin that I found myself in the second row at Waitress on a recent weekend watching Sara Bareilles belt “She Used to Be Mine.” I love Gretchen Rubin’s Happier podcast. I liked the book years ago, but my life was messier then—I was … More She Used to be Mine

Books We Loved in 2018

Compiled by 10 people* who participated in my #25in2018 book challenge—our most loved books from a year of avid reading!  Our Top 5 Picks A Man Called Ove, Fredrik Backman Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine, Gail Honeyman We Are Never Meeting in Real Life, Samantha Irby The Hate U Give, Angie Thomas A Visit from … More Books We Loved in 2018

for the survivors.

Note: On the morning of March 22, 2016, my husband and I were in the Brussels airport bombings as we were checking in for our flight. This, and several other blog posts, reference those attacks and the trauma that followed. We both walked away from the attacks physically unharmed but the emotional and psychological tolls … More for the survivors.