Turning 30: Words of Wisdom from 30 Women Who’ve Been There

In just a few days, on March 11, I’ll celebrate my 30th birthday. For many people, women especially, turning 30 can be an exciting (and sometimes anxiety-inducing) milestone. Believe me, I’m right there kinda-sorta freaking out just a tad about the big 3-0.  So I decided to turn my anxiety into action.  I turned to my […]

The State of Jessica Lawlor & Company: A Look Back at Year Two in Business

Earlier this month, Jessica Lawlor & Company (JL&Co) celebrated its second year in business! Each year on my business anniversary, I like to take a bit of time to reflect on the day in 2015 that I quit my PR job, and the terrifying, yet exhilarating weeks and months that followed as I introduced JL&Co […]

I Looked at Timehop Every Day For a Year (And Then I Deleted The App)

Are you familiar with Timehop? The popular app “gathers your social media content and photos from across your favorite platforms and shows it to you on its anniversary, everyday.” Timehop is a pretty freaking cool app — one I’ve been a fan of for the past few years. As described above, Timehop rounds up ALLLLLL of […]

Stepping Out Of My Health & Fitness Comfort Zone (Again)

And so it seems that every time you step out of your comfort zone, that comfort zone stretches just a litttttttle more, making each next step a bit scarier. But, as I’ve always said, the best things in life start happening when you push yourself just beyond that point of discomfort. Better known here, of […]

Adulting: Moving Out + One Year of Living On My Own

I’ve always been a bit of a late bloomer. I moved into my first apartment a little over a year ago now. Yep, that’s right. I lived at home with my family until the age of 28. A bit unconventional, I know. I didn’t necessarily mean for it to happen that way. After commuting to […]

Stop Saying Yes To Things You Don’t Want To Do

Time for a crowd poll. Anyone guilty of agreeing to plans you’re really not into? How about going to events you don’t want to be at? Taking on a commitment you know you can’t handle at the moment? *Raises hand* You, like me, my friend are falling prey to saying yes to things you straight up […]

Getting Sick as an Entrepreneur

Ready for some brutal honesty? This week was the worst. Getting back into the swing of things after vacation is never easy, but this week’s welcome home hit me like a ton of bricks. Just last Friday, I was on a plane flying back to Philadelphia after eight wonderful days in Ireland.  I felt refreshed […]