Believe me, May, I’m aware of mental health! But I’m still grateful for Mental Health Awareness

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. And while I'm an avid proponent of building awareness and ending the stigma, unfortunately, the goings-on in May tend to make my own mental health a little too hard to ignore. I just got home from a short trip to the mall because I had to escape my house … Continue reading Believe me, May, I’m aware of mental health! But I’m still grateful for Mental Health Awareness

Fresh Produce

There's something so cool & summery about fruit & vegetable prints. It's more kitsch than camp, but our feed was full of these colorful prints today. Since we're still coming of the fun of the Met Gala, let's keep it light with a full serving of fruits & veggies. 12345678 Dolce & Gabbana Vegetable Tin … Continue reading Fresh Produce

On Realistic Expectations, or, “How Lin-Manuel Miranda Brightened My Day — Again”

Day 2 of a Chronic-Fatigue-As-Caused-By-Antihistone-Markers bout. I'm EXHAUSTED. I'm also wildly frustrated. Given the well, chronic, nature of autoimmune symptoms, it's really hard to build momentum, and I feel like I never make any progress. Progress on what, you ask? Well anything, really: work/rebuilding my business, cleaning, furniture hunting/decorating (good LORD, that's a topic of … Continue reading On Realistic Expectations, or, “How Lin-Manuel Miranda Brightened My Day — Again”

Tim Tebow, a National Championship and My Downfall

January 9, 2017 - When my colleague took this picture of Tim Tebow clearly falling in love with me,* I was working on the lead media operations team for the College Football Playoff National Championship. Marcus Spears & Tim Tebow prep for SEC Nation after the 2017 National Championship, while I do a discreet baby … Continue reading Tim Tebow, a National Championship and My Downfall