Three months might be the longest I have ever gone between blog posts, but I just needed a break – from pretty much everything. I needed time to focus on me — to figure out how to navigate these new food sensitivities, to prepare for one of the biggest trade shows of my life, to… Continue reading Learning to Be Happy
What a difference a year makes. Last year, to the day, when I was in San Francisco, I was a stressed-out, high-strung disaster with my hair falling out in clumps and heading toward a nervous breakdown between my personal and professional life. This trip, I’m at a job that recognizes and uses my talents, finally… Continue reading Finding Balance: Happiness a Year Later
I’m going to be 35 this year. Let me tell you how that freaks me out on so many levels. But the past several months, when that number sunk in, it gave me a sense of clarity. A clarity that I didn’t get (knock on wood) diagnosed with some horrible disease and my life ended… Continue reading Planning for a Life of Alone
This has been a shitty week. Not just lightly shitty, but really shitty. When you’re a lifestyle blogger, this can put you in an akward position. My plan after work on Friday night was to make, test and write about a vegan, gluten-free cauliflower Buffalo “wings” recipe. After that I was going to share a… Continue reading Blogging Honestly, the Struggle
There was a saying in family, which I am sure it is in other families, too, “my house my rules.” Last night was one of those nights I felt that way. Why? I was replanting plants and starting seedlings on my kitchen counter at 11pm at night while sipping a glass of red wine. Oh,… Continue reading Do Stuff That Makes You Happy
For those of you who don’t know me, let me introduce myself. I am Michelle Maskaly. You can read more about me on the “About” page, but to give you a quick summary, I am a single, 30-something Jersey-born journalist who lives in the Adirondack Mountains of New York. I travel a good amount for work,… Continue reading Welcome to Life’s Always An Adventure!