Category: Lifestyle

Black Lives Matter

I will keep this brief, as I don’t believe my voice should be one elevated on this subject. However, it is important to say something. There are strength in numbers in every movement, and this one is no exception. I want to make one thing perfectly clear: Black lives matter. I deeply apologize for any…

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Journal Session: On the Cusp

It’s been building up for a few months now. This dormancy I’ve experienced since the autumn of 2017 has been lifting. I’ve gone from smatterings of writing in my notebook here and there to writing several times per week again, and it’s trickled into a daily session over the last couple weeks. In 2019, I…

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My Goals for 2020

Goals, resolutions, intentions. These days are so saturated with all sorts of synonyms for one thing: making ourselves better. The turn of the year is a great time to reflect on the last 365 days and refocus on what matters to us most. I know some people aren’t a fan of this sort of thing,…

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It’s About Time I Did This

I’ve never wanted tension with anyone. I’m a people-pleaser; I don’t like being involved with drama. I always find myself saying yes to helping out with this or that, as I never want to disappoint , and I’m as non-confrontational as they come. In terms of who I am as a friend, I am loyal…

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The Art of Goal Setting

It’s incredible how much we can glean as adults from children’s stories we’ve heard our whole lives. Take Goldie Locks and the Three Bears, for example. We can relate goals to this story pretty well, actually; some are too big, some are too small, and some are just right. A goal too big can overwhelm…

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