The Women’s March on New York City

She's So Bright - The Woman’s March in New York City

At 7 a.m. on Saturday, January 21st my alarm went off. I thought I would be more tired, as I am most mornings, but I easily hopped out of bed, full of anticipation. We were ready, having made signs the night before, and the weather was looking to be nicer …

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Thank You, and Have a Nice Day!

I received an email yesterday morning that sent me into a time warp. It was from one of my favorite bag stores: “In 2008 we made an Obama BAGGU to raise money for his presidential campaign. Today, we are reissuing the bag for a limited time.” I had never seen …

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The Only New Years Resolutions Worth Having

She's So Bright - New Years Resolutions 2017

“Resolution number one: Obviously will lose twenty pounds. Number two: Always put last night’s panties in the laundry basket.” ~ Bridget Jones What is it about New Years Resolutions that get people so excited? I’ve never spent much time on them, preferring to muddle on with the same old things I was …

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Saying Hello to 2017!

She's So Bright - Happy New Year 2017!

Another year has come and gone and I wish you all a very happy 2017! My energy and enthusiasm feels restored and I’m, dare I say it, optimistic for the year to come. Most of all, I’m excited to continue on this path and make greater improvements to the blog (Jon the …

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So Long 2016!

She's So Bright - So Long 2016

It’s been one hell of a year… From the loss of some of our favorite singers and celebrities, to devastating political events, to what has lately felt like an endless stream of bad news all over the world, 2016 has kind of sucked. It’s gotten so bad that whenever I …

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Our Next Trip is Booked: Iceland in March!

She's So Bright - Our Next Trip is Booked: Iceland in March

So excited to announce that we’ve just booked a trip to Iceland! I’ve been dying to go for a while now, and it certainly wasn’t helping to see photos from Facebook friends who had recently visited. Even National Geographic’s Instagram account was taunting me! Well, now I’ll finally join the club and head out …

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See You Soon on the Seine

She's So Bright - Leaving for Paris

Right now I’m packing for Paris. In my mind, I’m already walking down Avenue Montaigne, looking up at Dior’s sparkling Christmas decorations that swallow their storefront. The air will be chilly, there will be trees glittering with lights along the Champs-Élysées and Parisians will be out with their spectacular winter …

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Get Out and Vote!

She's So Bright - Go Vote!

Well, today is the day we’ve been waiting nearly TWO YEARS for! Though I desperately hope for it all to be over tomorrow, I don’t really know if this election will go quietly into the night. And so, I have resigned myself to rip out my cable box on Wednesday, …

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