It’s four days into 2018, 8 months post graduation, and I still do not have my shit together. The pressure is there. Of course it is. I feel like I'm carrying the weight of the world on my shoulder, and maybe I am. The weight of my world. The weight of the expectations of the… Continue reading Middle of Nowhere
Six months ago I graduated from college and I still had no idea what I wanted to do with my life. If I am being completely and utterly honest, I still have no idea what I want to do with my life. There is so much pressure to have it all figured out by the… Continue reading Four Months Changed My Life: A reflection of my time in Washington, D.C.
Are you a last minute shopper? Perhaps you try to shop early, but you can’t find that perfect gift and before you know it there is only two weeks until Christmas. When it comes to finding gifts for my friends and family, I listen to what they say they want or need throughout the year.… Continue reading Gift Guide for the Strong, Powerful, and Inspiring Women in Your Life
As everyone has probably heard by now, Billboard’s woman of the year award was presented to Selena Gomez. I mean, really? She was the most deserving of this award? I know that Selena Gomez has overcome a lot in her life, most recently a kidney transplant, and she has done several things that deserve recognition,… Continue reading Woman of the Year Award – Who really deserves it?
I’m a woman, short, and quiet. This usually leads to others underestimating me and what I am capable of. That is their first mistake. “I didn’t get to where I am because of you. I got here because of me.” Last week, someone in the office I am currently interning at greatly underestimated me. Their… Continue reading There’s a Fire a Burnin’ and a Hurricane a Comin’
Me too, her too, her too, and her too. #Metoo has taken social media by a storm with the sole purpose of bringing to light just how many young girls and women are sexually harassed or sexually assaulted following the allegations against Harvey Weinstein. If I am being honest, it took me a couple of… Continue reading Why #metoo is Important
As children, we all had that one friend that we truly believed would still be our best friend as adults. All of us probably remember the times we sat in our rooms playing paint on our desktop computers, naming our baby dolls and barbies, listening to Britney Spears until the CDs became too scratched to… Continue reading Why Having Strong Women as Friends is so Important