Advocating for Myself

*Once again, I feel the need for a disclaimer. I'm not a professional in this subject, but I do have personal experience that might offer a helpful perspective. This advice is not gospel, nor is it a professional opinion, but it's real life. Please remember to keep yourself safe first and foremost; if you find … Continue reading Advocating for Myself

Let’s Talk Mental Health

*I certainly feel the need to state within this post that I am not a mental health or healthcare professional, and can not offer you the best advice in your next steps. However, there are so many people out there who can! I simply want to share my personal story on this subject and how … Continue reading Let’s Talk Mental Health

A Nod to Tradition

We all have our idea of what tradition is. Maybe it's something you celebrate, or something you resist, or something you simply acknowledge. I think whatever your perspective of tradition is like, though, we can all agree that there are aspects of it that we should strive for even now. Let's break it down in … Continue reading A Nod to Tradition

Travel Oasis: Riviera Maya 2018

Last year, my mom asked me where I would like to go for a trip after my college graduation. How do you choose with the whole world to pick from? After plenty of recommendations and discussions with a travel agent (who actually knows what they're doing), I chose Riviera Maya, Mexico. It sounded perfect; there … Continue reading Travel Oasis: Riviera Maya 2018

Quick Thought: True Peace

In my "What's Going On?" post for Summer, I talked about the fact that I am still working through some tough emotions. When you go through a loss of any kind, be it a nasty breakup, the death of a loved one, or even a changing era in the scheme of your life, it's hard … Continue reading Quick Thought: True Peace