The Instagram Effect

How Instagram & Pinterest actually make it harder for you to be happy in your own life. A problem I've frequently encountered with social media is comparing my life to others', especially, in this case, on Pinterest and Instagram. Seeing professionally photographed photos of a designer's living room next to my now-seemingly-dingy living room (for … Continue reading The Instagram Effect

Baby Book

Here's PJ's baby book from Shutterfly--I didn't use one particular theme overall really, instead I relied heavily on the storytelling style and using a bunch of different backgrounds and embellishments. I knew basically immediately that none of the baby books on the market were a good fit for us--partly because I wasn't the type to … Continue reading Baby Book

The Long Term Ramifications of Brock Turner’s Lenient Sentence

In light of Turner just being released from jail after serving only 3 out of his 6 month sentence, I thought I would leave this here-- It is ridiculous to me that this athlete, Stanford student, white male, young man rapist has received such a lenient sentence (especially in the state of California -- a … Continue reading The Long Term Ramifications of Brock Turner’s Lenient Sentence