Change Comes from Within – Motivational Monday

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me. Continue [...]

Stay True to Self – Self Love Sunday

Be true to yourself -- if you cannot put your heart in it, take yourself out of it. Continue [...]

New Year, New Changes – Motivational Monday

When we refuse to change, our lives cease to improve. Change is the catalyst for self-growth. With today being the first day of 2018, I can't think of a better day to set out on change. Continue [...]

From Planners to a Bullet Journal: The Switch

After reflecting upon my first semester at a 4-year university (see: I Survived Finals), I came to the conclusion that I was more stressed than I should have been... which was mostly caused by not efficiently managing my time. This previous semester, I used a Victoria's Secret PINK planner; which was so cute, but didn't allow…

The Late Bloomer – Motivational Monday

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
From one Late Bloomer to another. Continue [...]

Being Unique – Self Love Sunday

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. - Ralph Waldo Emerson We live in a world where we constantly see images telling us what our facial features should be and how our bodies should look, but you know... Their bodies aren't even like…

I Survived Finals

Disclaimer: This isn't a list or story on how I survived finals. Just a little reflection. 🙂 Before transferring to a four-year university, I took classes online at a local community college... I didn't really experience finals until this semester. Needless to say, I was a little stressed out. My study sessions were sporadic and…

Introducing: Quick Blog Reads

With finals week closing in, I’m starting to realize that not all of us can spend ten, or even five minutes reading a blog post. Personally, I think blog posts are amazing when they introduce the topic, go on to thoroughly explain it, then conclude with some final meaningful remarks. Some days, we simply do…

Finals: How to Stay Happy

With finals coming up, chances are: you're stressed out. So, here's a list of quick ways to make you a little happier and more relaxed: Exercise! Even if it's just for ten minutes, exercise releases endorphins and can make you feel more optimistic. Take your vitamins. With all of the studying you have to do,…