Lying, Cheating, Stealing and Tolerating Those Who Do.

Most people who know me know that I grew up at West Point, home to the U.S. Military Academy. I tell people it was a lot like living at Hogwarts—huge stone buildings. Young, talented kids in uniform. Skydivers jumping out of planes. The occasional explosion. I got to watch all that magic from the sidelines. West Point…

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Just Press Send

I am not a shy person. Call it extrovertedness. Call it being an Army brat. Call it a desperate need for approval. But if I walk into a room of strangers, I will be the first person to walk up to someone I don’t know, put out my hand, and say—Hi, I’m Claire. What’s your name?…

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How To Believe You Have More Than Enough

I like to think I’m a good cook (and I dream of being a contestant on Top Chef) so, needless to say, when our friends invited us to Dabble Studio in Nashville for a cooking class a few weeks ago, I was more than excited to participate—no, win—the evening. You could say I’m kind of competitive. Wine poured. Appetizers…

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