Do Listen Read: January 2018

Do Listen Read: January 2018

DO If you live in Minneapolis, join me at ModernWell's first literary conference on Sunday, 1/28 from 1-7PM. I will be moderating a panel and there will be so many great authors there speaking and conducting breakout sessions. Congrats to Katie Vagnino who won a...

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After One Year of Bullet Journaling

After One Year of Bullet Journaling

I started using a Bullet Journal in February 2017, but it's close enough to a year to draw big conclusions. The first one is this: I LOVE that I have this particular kind of record of the past year. Looking through my notes after one year of Bullet Journaling was a...

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The Best 6 Books I Read in 2017

The Best 6 Books I Read in 2017

I sort of hate picking my "best books of 2017." But I do love tradition and it's tradition to choose my top reads so here we go in no particular order. To see all 50 books I read in 2017 and what I thought of them, click here. I liked and even loved WAY MORE than six....

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Do Listen Read: Early December

Do Listen Read: Early December

DO WATCH! I cannot tell you how much I loved THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL from the Gilmore Girls team. There are only eight episodes so pace yourself if you can. (I couldn't.) GIVE! I'm into two particular gifts this year. Both for myself and for others. #1. GLOSSIER: My...

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The Magic of Accountability Partners

The Magic of Accountability Partners

As habit expert Gretchen Rubin says (on Twitter, but also in her books), "You manage what you measure." I saw that fact firsthand this past month when, to quote my kids' lingo, I totally crushed National Novel Writing Month. I didn't hit the 50,000-word goal...

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My Guest Spot on a Friendship Podcast

My Guest Spot on a Friendship Podcast

Today is the day I'm a guest on a podcast for the first time. My local (new!) friend Kate Summers started a podcast called The Friend Pod and I was so excited (and nervous) when she asked me to be a guest. We were just starting to get to know each other before we...

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The 13 Podcasts I’m Listening To Now

The 13 Podcasts I’m Listening To Now

  The last time I discussed all the podcasts I'm "listening to now" was in February 2016. In that post I also gave step-by-step directions for how to listen to podcasts on an iPhone. SO, in this post I'm assuming you know how to listen to podcasts, but in case you...

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