Life and Culture

The arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achievement regarded collectively.

Shark Week

I’m one of those people who has total respect for the ocean and everything that lives in it; I don’t even EAT anything that comes from the water. And so, as I walk to and from work every day eyeing this massive Shark Week billboard… …that, for lack of better words, AdWeek describes as a “Chum-Tossing […]


Questioning Adulthood

Sorry for all the age talk lately, must be the upcoming birthday, but I have to ask my fellow mature 25+ twenty-somethings: Do you ever have moments when you wonder whether you’re officially an adult yet or not? Like, will this be my “voice”, demeanor, thought process, lifestyle… into my 30’s/40’s? Because I had that moment […]


3 Years of Selfishness Left

With a birthday around the corner, it’s dawned on me that the years between 25-30 are the happiest and then the scariest. What else am I supposed to think when bloggers like Her 30’s talk about missing being selfish?! I just came into my “selfish” years (I know, late bloomer)… I don’t want them to […]