…take aim

Sometimes in life, when you least expect it, the movie you didn’t even know you were looking for comes along. Such was the case, with, “The Spy Who Dumped Me.” I did not know I needed a wacky espionage romp through Europe with Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon in my life, but gosh darn it if it…

…unwind

Can you feel the tension in the air? Not the good, anticipatory, excitement kind, but like the bad, stressed out, need-to-take-a-couple-hundred-deep-breaths kind. Lucky for us all, there’s a day for that (because when isn’t there?). Happy National Relaxation Day! It’s the perfect day to inhale then exhale and repeat, and just chill out, even if…

…play with the hand you’ve been dealt

This Monday, motivation is at hand (the left one to be more specific) as we celebrate the southpaws among us for National Left-Handers Day. To me,  a right-handed individual, the value of today isn’t just about apologizing to the left-handed among us who must make their way through a world made for the right-handed and…

…take a bow

This weekend one of my favorite Saint Louis summer traditions closes out its season, and what a season it was. For those not from St. Louis, let me elaborate. There are certain things that define the summer season in this midwestern town. For some, it’s baseball (which admittedly extends the season into October…usually), for others…

…book it

Put down the tablet, pause the Netflix marathon, it’s National Book Lovers Day! In the age of TLDR (too long didn’t read). It can be hard to remember the joy that a good book can bring…