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Schrodinger’s Cockroach

cockroach, toothbrush, evil

If a cockroach is in your apartment, and you aren’t looking at it, is it touching everything you love?

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Reflections on an incomplete and tragic week

Not even halfway through the week, but I feel like I’ve been reading a lot of brilliant people articulate what I could never express, so I thought I’d share some of their insights below.

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Why You Should Ask Why

Always seek yourself. I’ve internalized that mantra since high school. When life felt full of questions, I wrote them down. Sometimes I found answers, sometimes I found more questions. More importantly, over time, I found myself. Millennials are constantly derided for our “me” focus, but looking inward makes us grow. We’re

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Self-Improvement Day 5: Unroll Yourself

Undertaking* Day 5 of the “Live in the Grey” Self-Improvement Challenge**, I plug a super useful service that’ll help you get to approach inbox zero.

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Self-Improvement Day 4: Finding Joy

Embarking* on Day 4 of the “Live in the Grey” Self-Improvement Challenge**, I fight my sarcasm gene in order to find joy.

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Self-Improvement Day 3: Fears & Something New

Embarking* on Day 3 of the “Live in the Grey” Self-Improvement Challenge**, I ruin the challenges by jumping the gun too soon but (spoiler alert) I redeem myself.

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Self-Improvement Day 2: Setting Values

Embarking on Day 2 of the “Live in the Grey” Self-Improvement Challenge*, I set some values in a typical-Christina way: by expressing them as fears.

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5 Reasons to Use Waitr This Week

Waitr has launched in Beaumont, Texas, and I’d like to share my top 5 most-excited-about options, spoken from a mouth that eats take-out WAY more often than I’d like to admit.

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Best Dive Bars in Southeast Texas

Houston Press released a list of best dive’s in Texas. It’s clearly not representative of Southeast Texas; only Thirsty’s got a nod. Thirsty’s is amazing, and I’m glad it got the shout out. Still, I wouldn’t be me if I didn’t throw in my own opinion.

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Self-Improvement Day 1: Giving Thanks

Embarking on Day 1 of the “Live in the Grey” Self-Improvement Challenge, I celebrate three women who inspire me, and share a cause from a close friend going through a tough time.

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