September 26, 2018 — Happy 27th Birthday to Me! And not to mention… This is my 100th post! Two years ago I posted: 25 Things I’ve Learned in 25 Years to celebrate my 25th birthday. Last year I added one more thing to that list (Twenty-Six) for my 26th birthday. This year, I want to … Continue reading Twenty-Seven
“A river cuts through rock, not because of its power, but because of its persistence.” — James N. Watkins The past month has taken a toll on me, but there has been so much that I’ve learned during this time. The most important lesson? Persistence. I tend to give up when I come across any … Continue reading Nonetheless, She Persisted
Life doesn’t stop… For anyone. There are moments in our lives where we want things to slow down, whether it’s to enjoy the moment, stop something bad from happening, or maybe to try to catch our breath because life is going faster than we’re accustomed to. No matter how bad we want it, no matter … Continue reading How Did We End Up Here?
3 years ago I had my heart broken. I invested 4 years of my life in someone who I truly loved and cared for, someone who I grew with, someone who became my person, someone who I gave my all to. Those years held some of the best moments of my life - moments that … Continue reading 3 Years
I got my heart broken, but loved again. I got my heart broken, again, but still managed to put the pieces back together. I have said and planned to never see another morning, but I’m still here and I’m still fighting. I was told by the person who I believed was my best friend that … Continue reading Note to Self
Hi, friends! Recently, Christopher Wood (who you may know as Kai on The Vampire Diaries or Mon-El on Supergirl) started IDONTMIND, a company that aims to defeat the stigma surrounding mental illness. For the past few years, I've had the same goal, to change how people see, think, and talk about mental illness. I'm thankful … Continue reading IDONTMIND
Hi, friends! There was no blog posts last week, for good reason — I was on vacation. I spent last week in California with my family. I had the time of my life, and now that I'm back home the celebration still continues because... Yesterday (September 26) was my birthday! Last year, I wrote this … Continue reading Twenty-Six