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25 in their 20′s: I’m honored!

This year, I was nominated as a finalist in the San Diego Business Journal’s 25 in their 20′s awards! The award recognizes young dynamic people who have made significant career achievements and demonstrated social responsibility. It was an honor to be named as a finalist next to my incredible … Read more

A Quick Pinterest Trick

Yes, like all of the other women you know, I too am quite fond of the Pinterest. I’ve been using the site for a couple years, and love the inspiration I get from other people’s pins. Today, I stumbled on an awesome Pinterest shortcut that I haven’t seen mentioned before, … Read more

Daily Dishonesty

It’s the start of a new year, which means it’s time to start being honest with yourself, right? Wrong!

Dear Daily Dishonesty: Thanks for making little white lies look so lovely. [h/t The Shallow End]

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Type + Twitter: Just Be Cool

Experimenting with my love for pretty type and tweets with a new project appropriately dubbed Type + Twitter.

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Sugar, sugar.

I love greeting cards…and when I say love, I mean really, really love. There is something so magical about sending snail mail, and the perfect card can make someone’s day much brighter. I even have a huge box of spares at home waiting to make their way to the ideal … Read more