Earlier today, The Hollywood Reporter published an interview with Ellen Pompeo titled, “Ellen Pompeo, TV’s $20 Million Woman, Reveals Her Behind-the-Scenes Fight for ‘What I Deserve'” and it has been blowing up ever since. Here’s why it matters: Continue reading “Ellen Pompeo’s Interview is About so Much More Than Money”
If you’ve been paying any attention to social media at all in the past 72 hours, you probably already know about the massive scandal surrounding Harvey Weinstein. If you somehow have missed it, let me catch you up real quick. Continue reading “Me Too.”
I saw an advice quote posted on Instagram a few weeks ago and I knew there would be a post about it at some point. And I guess that point is today. Here’s the quote: Continue reading “Me First”
The other day, I was sitting by the pool reading Eat, Pray, Love for the second time. The first time I read it was shortly after it came out, I was in middle school, and I hated it. But now, reading it at 19, I can see myself in some of the stories Liz tells, I could see myself in some of the situations she found herself in… hopefully not all of those situations, but I’d be okay with the Italian getaway parts. Continue reading “You’ve Got a Friend”
Happy Wednesday! I got a request last night for this post, so instead of waiting until Monday, I decided to go ahead and get it our for you today. If you follow me on any of my social media accounts, you’ll know that if I’m not writing, I probably have my nose in a book. Continue reading “Summer 2017 Book List”
People ask me all the time about my dad. People ask me all the time what it’s like to grow up with a single mom. I don’t blame them for being curious, how could I? It’s human nature… we all want to know everything. What I don’t appreciate is the pity. I don’t need it and I don’t want it, so don’t give it to me. I’ve learned that that’s not an easy request to fill… I can see it in your eyes when the topic comes up. But it’s ok. I get that it’s hard to not look at me differently once you know.
I’m about to get personal and talk about something I’ve never spoken about in such a public capacity before, so this is new for me. I’m warning you now that I am going to be very blunt and open and raw in this post, so if you’re not about that, stop now. Continue reading “But I don’t need one…”