Learning to Enjoy Your Own Company

Let’s be real, having a squad of friends is something we all wish we could have, but that doesn’t mean we necessarily need it to be happy. I’ve always been told that if you learn to love life, life will love you back. The older I’ve gotten, the more I’ve given precedent to that idea. I’ve…

Feng Shui Your Mind to Confidence

Are there ever times where you feel that you are a Pumpkin amongst Cinderellas of the world? You feel average, hopeless and just not “cool” enough? Do you ever wish you were one of those trendy girls on Instagram seeming to live fabulous lives, while you’re struggling with paying rent, passing your classes and figuring…

The Stages of Post-Grad Life

Graduating college is an exciting time, but like any transition period, it can bring a whirlwind of emotions and changes that you may not be properly prepared for. Call me the cliche, “emotional train wreck,” but I have gone through as many emotions enough to qualify me for the leading role in a  Lifetime network film. Although…

All the Reasons Why Your 20s are One Big Paradox

If I have learned anything about being in your twenties, it’s that it’s a time period full of contradictions. It’s supposed to be some of the best years of your life, when your identity forms solidly into the person you have always meant to become and your overall mindset is clearer than ever. I’m not sure…

Hometown Adventures

So I’m at a point in my life where I’m ready to start a new beginning. While I can’t fully start over in a different city or with different people (not saying I don’t love my friends and family I surround myself with), but sometimes you just want adventure #eatpraylovemoment That being said, I do…

Time for Vulnerability

As you know, I’m a content creator for the Ashley Tisdale created site, The Haute Mess. Last week we received exciting news that actress Lea Michele would be the guest editor this week, as her journal entitled “You First” is published across the nation. Her journal celebrates yourself as a person and learning to always put…

Bad Day No More

When you have a bad day, it’s something that you hope will easily pass. When you are just having a bad period in life, it seems as if it will never go away and you are destined to live under a dark cloud of doom forever (insert dramatic orchestra music). There are hard times when…

Real Talk: The Harsh Realities of Being in Your Twenties

If I have learned one thing about being in your twenties, it’s that it is a time period filled with harsh realities. I used to count the days until I can say I’m living in my second decade, enjoying every wonderful moment it has to bring. What I didn’t realize is how much shit you…