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At the Cleaners: How the Everyday Can Just Flat Out Get Away From You

Monday, July 4th, 2016
I went to the cleaners the other day and as I pulled out my last item of clothing I saw a crumpled claim ticket in the bottom of the tote bag. I used to put my cleaners tickets on the refrigerator so...

Vacation: No Laptop Required! A Cautionary Tale for Over-Achieving Workaholics with a Fear of Failure

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014
Me and my Bestie roaming the streets of Rome!I come from an immigrant culture of color and so my parents taught me to work hard. Very hard. Work hard and then work some more. Get a job, a second job,...

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