Are you embracing the “status quo?”

The other night my husband and I got to catch up with good friends over a glass of wine. I commented to my friend Eric, a seasoned software developer, that the Austin job market is one of the hottest in the U.S. and it’s a great time to explore what else is out there. His answer, […]

On being anxious (and how to remove cat hairs)

The summer before 6th grade, my parents moved me and my four brothers across the country–away from my best friends Ann, Karen and Laura–to an alternative school on a yoga commune in the Sierra Nevada mountains of CA (this was part of their plan to simplify our lives; if you’ve read my memoir-ish new release […]