We Have Always Needed Socialism

To the dismay of my dad (and his friend who bought me, my mom, and my sister a copy of Rand Paul’s The Case Against…

14 Years of Friendship with Kaiʻolu on Her Birthday

If you know me, you would know that I don’t make friends easily, so I truly treasure the friendships I have like the gifts they…

5 Moments in Which I Was the Happiest

Sometimes I accidentally turn this blog into a breeding ground of injustice and other dreadful news, simply because my mind is focused on those stories…

Manchester Orchestra ‘Simple Math’ Favorites

Leave It Alone Pensacola Deer April Fool Simple Math

A Social Distancing and Quarantine To-Do List

Yesterday, I wrote about how the massive spread of the coronavirus will wreck havoc in American prisons unless politicians immediately release incarcerated people en masse.…

The Coronavirus Will Kill Incarcerated People

Prior to this past week, I wasn’t consumed by anxiety and fear over the Coronavirus, but now it’s just about all I can think of.…

5 Things

1. A belated share of our fourth grade BFF reunion 2. Scout is the queen of our house 3. This katsu was important to me…

Noelle Eats | Mom’s Shepherd’s Pie

Last month I shared the first of my mom’s many recipes we love as a family and March’s installment features our ultimate comfort meal: shepherd’s…

How NARS Dolce Vita Lip Gloss and Lipstick Differ

I don’t write many beauty posts anymore (long-term readers will remember I started This Is Noelle as a beauty blog!) because I’ve stuck with the…

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