By now it’s a well-known fact that just under six months ago I picked up and moved over halfway across the country from California to Tennessee. A lesser-known fact, however, is that prior to this move, I had never lived alone. As a millennial who had only ever rented in one of the most expensive states in the US, that’s probably not an entirely shocking tidbit of information. Frankly, it’s pricey to live in California, […]
I’m not sure when the shift happened, but in recent years fall has acquired quite the bad rep. Instead of being one of the most strikingly beautiful times of the year, this season has instead become synonymous with the word “basic,” and many of us now feel shame participating in the activities that allow us to enjoy all it has to offer. If enjoying the odd pumpkin-flavored drink, taking pictures of the changing leaves, and […]
Welcome back to the lengthy narrative on how I’ve found myself more than halfway across the country from home in Southern California. Part one dove into the messy, oft-complicated route that got me to Nashville in the first place. In this half, we’ll navigate the rest of the journey. Luckily, it’s smooth(er) sailing from here on out.