International Women’s Day: How to Get Started on Your Dream Life.

Today is International Women's Day, and I am filled with the desire to tackle a mountain, which it feels like I have considering the amount of work that piled up while I was home sick. Last year I found myself reflecting on all of the incredible women that inspire me. This year, I want to … Continue reading International Women’s Day: How to Get Started on Your Dream Life.

Year in Review

2017 was a roller coaster year. I'm going to focus on the positives, and I thought I would share my year in review!     I officially made Seersucker Optional a public blog, instead of just the personal ramblings that I've been posting since 2015. This was a huge commitment, and especially in the last … Continue reading Year in Review

Thanksgiving

So I spent my Thanksgiving in China. As you all wake up to start the turkey in the oven and the potato mashing extravaganza, I'm closing out my exciting day. Never fear, I DID get a little bit of turkey!     I am so thankful for the opportunities that joining the CEM faculty have … Continue reading Thanksgiving

Apologies for My Absence!

Hi everyone! My apologies for my absence! These past few weeks have been absolutely insane, and it's not about to slow down for the next month! I promise to be back posting regularly soon. More than soon! This week! Yes. It's certainly been a whirlwind. Usually, I try to get several posts worth of photos … Continue reading Apologies for My Absence!

Some Tips for the Travel Life

We all have our own travel routines and strategies. I often get asked how I manage when my travel schedule gets really heavy and it feels like I'm living hotel to hotel.     It's very important to invest in great luggage. Five years ago, I got a fantastic, matching set of purple Samsonites, and … Continue reading Some Tips for the Travel Life

Create & Cultivate Seattle Wrapup

Hi everyone, sorry for the extended absence! After the Create & Cultivate conference, I've been working really hard on some new ideas for the blog and my passion project that I hope to reveal to you all in a few months. I had a lot to say about this conference, so I didn't just want … Continue reading Create & Cultivate Seattle Wrapup