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Feb
26

Glass Nail Files Will Make You Feel Boss

The first time I bought a glass nail file, it was an impulse purchase at the register at an Ace
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Feb
18

It's Citrus Season

For my new subscribers: I update this newsletter 2x per week, alternating between writing advice and general recommendations. Look, I
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Feb
13

For When Melatonin Gets Meh

I very nearly called this lil' newsletter "The Gist" because that's how much I love The Strategist. And that's where
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Feb
03

Grandma's Little Secret

Four years ago, I was in Nashville with a friend and we stopped off for BBQ before heading back to
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Jan
26

Why Aren't Jar Spatulas Standard?!

One day, I was struggling to get the last bit of something or another out of some jar or another,
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Jan
13

The Easiest Nail Fix Ever

I have super long nail beds, so if I'm not diligent about trimming my nails, I get a side tear
2 min read
Jan
06

Let's Talk Tofu (and Miso!)

A lot of people kick off the new year with the resolve to eat less meat, so this feels like
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Jan
01

What Happens to Poinsettias After Christmas?

You're past your prime, Poinsettia!A few days ago, I got the itch to get rid of the poinsettia I
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Dec
28
It's My Birthday (Almost) – Indulge Me

It's My Birthday (Almost) – Indulge Me

Welcome. This is just the beginning. For years, I've toyed with the idea of offering recommendations in some kind of
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