Sometimes inspiration strikes me to write during the weirdest of times. So when it does, I whip out my phone and type in my notes the minute I have a chance. Well, reporting live from me typing frantically from my notes. This is inspired by a date I had. *No I’m not going to review … More In the words of the Backstreet Boys: quit playing games
Sometimes, life gets you down. If you’re a 20-something like me, who thinks it’s the end of the world when I screw up or things don’t go according to plan, it happens more often than we’d like to admit. If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my 25 years on this planet (which yes, I … More What I learned from screwing up
So Will Smith is kind of a YouTuber now. Yeah, you heard that right. Will Smith’s YouTube page is popping off currently. He’s at 3.5 million subscribers. His Instagram has some gems as well if you want to give him a follow. But don’t worry, he already has over 22.5 million followers after getting the … More How Will Smith taught me how to reject fear and commit
I see this question posted a lot online randomly: “Are you more focused on the past, the present or the future?” For a while, I always felt like I was a little more focused on the past than I would’ve liked to be. But once I started getting real with myself, I realized I don’t … More Learning to laugh without fear of the future
I think, unfortunately, a lot of people are in denial about who they truly are and most importantly, how that may be reflected to the outside world. Self-awareness was one of the major reasons why my 24th year ended up being one of my healthiest and happiest. Honing this trait was also one of the … More Know Yourself – Drake (also me)
After I turned 21, I thought to myself “well, I guess now birthdays won’t really matter until I’m 30.” As my friends and I started approaching 25—my birthday is this weekend— I think we all realized the significance of this birthday in particular. I mean technically, it is a milestone. It’s a quarter of a … More 30 is NOT the new 20.
Hello I’m back! There was a lot about blogging that I really seriously did NOT like. I hated feeling inauthentic in Instagram posts or sharing sponsored content #ad. I hated the pressure to post certain things at certain times, get a certain number of followers, etc. I was annoyed with people who attempted to call … More Finding your purpose & living your values
Alright guys, let’s get really honest here. So I started going to therapy soon after graduating college. Simply because I didn’t know how to deal with my own feelings and thoughts. It took me a bit to figure out that there’s no shame in that. I was upset all the time; I constantly felt out of control … More Don’t should yourself.
In the game of love, we’re in the thick of preseason, ladies & gentlemen. Cuffing season is coming in hot. Guys & girls everywhere are looking to snuggle up with a cutie for the winter months. But don’t be fooled. Because in the game of love, there are a few rules. If you don’t follow them, … More The Rules of Love (& Basketball)
“Just go with it.” This simple yet overtly complicated direction and piece of advice that I often get from well-meaning friends baffles my control-freak mind. I never quite understood how someone could just be okay with just seeing what happens. That, of course, wasn’t until I realized that life is way more fun when you just … More A control freak’s guide to going with the flow.