The Archer by Paulo Coelho

Hello friends! I know it’s been several months since I’ve written anything on this blog – quarantine has been tougher on me than I expected mentally, and I took a pretty abrupt break from my podcast and this blog. Now that I’ve had some time to recuperate and I’m feeling better I’ve got new episodes of my podcast coming this week and I’m going to … Continue reading The Archer by Paulo Coelho

I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual by Luvvie Ajayi

I don’t remember how I discovered who Luvvie is, but I bought this book solely because she promotes it so much and I was curious. For someone who isn’t a comedian, I think Luvvie is hilarious. She’s very smart, she’s a great interviewer (I would definitely recommend her podcast Rants and Randomness), and her Instagram highlight of her reacting to Love Is Blind is one … Continue reading I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual by Luvvie Ajayi

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The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown

If you know me, you know that I think Brené Brown is a queen who must be protected at all costs. I read Daring Greatly at the end of last year based on a recommendation from my friend Dara (who happens to be an incredible artist – check out her work here). I have to say, Brené is nothing short of marketing genius. The only thing … Continue reading The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown

Intro to Purple Diary – How We’re Being Peaceful, Positive, and Productive as We Move Through Our 20s

Hello world! Welcome to Purple Diary. My name is Danielle, and I’ll be your host, moderator, and content creator as we figure out how to bring more peace, positivity, and productivity into our lives. This place is meant to be a community and a comfortable place for us to talk about the growing pains of moving through our 20s. This post will introduce you to me, … Continue reading Intro to Purple Diary – How We’re Being Peaceful, Positive, and Productive as We Move Through Our 20s