Because it’s the ultimate fail.

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Photo by Anna Gru on Unsplash


My life doesn’t look like it’s supposed to.

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Photo by Sven Mieke on Unsplash


Did I mention I’m an only child?

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Photo by Johnson Wang on Unsplash


And yes, I did it during COVID-19. Here’s what I learned.

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Photo by Bruno Martins on Unsplash


What would Julia do?

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Julia Child, from pbs.org


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Photo by Lucas Vasques on Unsplash


And why I use a fake name to write

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Photo by Ari He on Unsplash


Stop doing this immediately.

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Photo by Julia Gartland for the New York Times/Sam Sifton recipe “Lobster Mac and Cheese”


I’m a warrior now. My warrior name is “Dark Lilac.”

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Tom Ford “Whitney” Sunglasses in Dark Lilac


Enough with the self-help and life hacks, let’s take naps and drink wine

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“The Feast of Achelous” ca. 1615, Rubens

Confessions of a self-described Sybarite.

Adeline Dimond

Federal attorney. On my way to cuddle your dog. To connect: Adeline.Dimond@gmail.com

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