valentine's past: a reflection on my best (+ worst) vdays

Valentine’s Day has always been one of my favorite holidays. Ever since I was little, I remember getting giddy about trading Valentine’s cards in class and receiving little heart-shaped boxes of chocolate from my parents (maybe I just like to be spoiled but, hey, what’s the harm in that?). As I’ve gotten older, the meaning… Read More valentine's past: a reflection on my best (+ worst) vdays

How to Keep Your Sh*t Together: Organizational Life Hacks for Adulting

If you’re anything like me (a 20-something year old college student), life has become pretty overwhelming in the last couple of years, and even if you’re nothing like me, life is just overwhelming in general. Fortunately I’ve found ways to cope with this thing called “adulting,” by adopting certain strategies that make the chaos of… Read More How to Keep Your Sh*t Together: Organizational Life Hacks for Adulting

On: Wanting to Drop Out of Life

This summer has been particularly hard for me. I don’t know if it’s because the past two summers have been ones for the books, or because I expected too much from this summer…but it’s just been a huge disappointment. It’s mainly because this is the first summer I’ve had to be an adult.

How to Stay Afloat in a World That’s Trying to Drown You

I’m the last person who should be giving anybody inspirational advice, but I’m feeling particularly inspirational today. Juggling part-time college with part-time work this summer while also keeping a social and personal life has been trying for me. And I’m only on week three. So far, I’ve had one anxiety attack, one cold, I’ve cried… Read More How to Stay Afloat in a World That’s Trying to Drown You