About Haley

A twenty-something living for all things bold & bright

Sick & Tired of Being Sick & Tired

By | May 1st, 2018|wise words|

I’m sick and tired of being sick and tired. Sure, that’s a line from a 2000’s emo-pop song. But it’s also the truth. I’m 26 years old, but sometimes I feel like I’m 100. I am perpetually exhausted. Not your run-of-the-mill, I-work-a-full-time-job tired. We’re talking hit-by-a-bus, end-of-a-month-long-bender tired. The kind where your body feels like [...]

Kissing Frogs

By | March 11th, 2018|wise words|

Yesterday, I treated myself to a massage. Well, that’s a stretch…it was free at my gym because I referred a new client. But, let’s pretend that’s something I could afford to do on a whim. Anyway, it was amazing. I have decided that insurance companies should cover massages like they do a psychiatrist visit. Not [...]

Buffalo Boats

By | February 25th, 2018|delectable dishes, satisfying snacks|

I posted these Buffalo Turkey Zucchini Boats to my Instagram story the other day. I was bummed because I was too eager to eat that I didn't take any appetizing photos. But apparently they looked good to you guys anyway...because a bunch of you messaged me for the recipe! You could cover pretty much anything [...]

Book Review: Everything You Want Me to Be

By | February 11th, 2018|hit the books|

Think Netflix show 13 Reasons Why meets book-turned-movie Gone Girl. That's how I'd describe Mindy Mejia's novel, Everything You Want Me to Be.  While the novel focuses on a high-schooler, it's anything but light. We learn right off the bat that the protagonist, Hattie, has been brutally murdered. What we don't know is who did it—or why. The story is [...]