48 Hours in Boulder, CO


Well, it’s been a minute! My blog has been silent for quite some time now, and I have so much to share! A big life update post is soon to come, but for now, how about a recent look at my weekend trip to Boulder, CO? I am a flatlander for life. Born in Illinois. […]

December 19, 2017

How to Make Networking Less Scary


When I say the¬†phrase “networking event,” what thoughts and emotions come to mind? After working for nearly five years in the corporate world, it was easy for me to forget just how frightening and off-putting the sound of a “networking event” can truly be. The word “networking” evokes a formal, stressful conversation – a conversation […]

March 30, 2017

The Anderson Family Connection to Abe Lincoln


Let me start out by saying that I am not writing this post to gloat about my ancestral connection to Abraham Lincoln, but rather to clarify whether any such relationship existed. I will be honest – for most of my adult life, I doubted any such connection existed. For as long as I can remember, […]

February 8, 2017