25 Things I Have Learned In 25 Years

Today is my birthday! Upon the birthday that has aged me a quarter of a century, I have decided to create a blog post about everything that I have learned in these 25 years. Over the course of my life, I have learned a lot of lessons -- many of them have been learned the…

Story Time: What To Do When Life Becomes Difficult

"When the going gets tough, the tough get going." -Joseph P. Kennedy Allow me a moment to spill the tea on a professor I had during college. But before we can even get to that story, I have to give you a little background. You see, I have always been an extremely introverted and shy…

10 Habits To Break Right Now

“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results.” –Albert Einstein Mistakes build character, right? As a common mistake-maker, I would happen to agree with that statement. Honestly, I believe that there is a lot to learn from the mistakes that we make. Our mistakes shape who…

5 Things I Wish I Could Tell My Teenage Self

As teenagers, we have absolutely no clue who we are. Adolescence is the time in which we seek to discover ourselves. However, it is also the time that we feel pressured by our peers and societal standards to behave a certain way. It is the time that we receive ridicule from people in our school,…