Why You Should Never Settle

The concept of settling is one I've only recently explored. I recently sat with a friend who felt like she was in the same boat in her relationship. I see it everywhere now. People in relationships are not unhappy, but they're not happy either.  So why do people settle? This question was prompted by my … Continue reading Why You Should Never Settle

Post-College Depression & How To Deal

How to put the weight of these feelings into words was the hardest challenge, but I feel like it's not talked about enough. When you graduate, everyone tells you that there are so many open doors. Technically, with a degree there are many and everyone makes you feel like the world is your oyster. The … Continue reading Post-College Depression & How To Deal

Essentials for Kauai and Oahu

After two trips to Hawaii this month, I've learned that tropical weather is NOT for me. Not down for the humidity. Not down for the bug bites either. I'm down for a vacation, though. This month I visited Oahu and Kauai and they are just as beautiful as they are different. To my surprise, my … Continue reading Essentials for Kauai and Oahu

A Series of Cities in Spain

Sangria was my best friend in Spain. Being my third trip to Europe, my recent trip to Spain reminded me just why I love to come back! Filled with beautiful sightseeing and drinking, there's not much to complain about in Spain. Here's the breakdown of the series of cities I visited, what I saw and … Continue reading A Series of Cities in Spain

3 Things I’ve learned from my Mother(s)

Happy Mother's Day! With a love nothing and no one can compare to, mothers are the gift that keeps on giving! They teach us valuable lessons and in some sepcial ways we mirror their behavior, their habits, their style (sometimes), their beauty hacks, basically everything! For daughters, there is truly no role model comparable. For … Continue reading 3 Things I’ve learned from my Mother(s)

How to Develop Time-Management Skills

I hate being late. I hate it when people are late. I hate it when I am running even a minute late. It gives me a crazy amount of anxiety when I'm late or when people are late. And I don't mean half an hour late. I mean when people show up like an hour … Continue reading How to Develop Time-Management Skills

Friends in Toxic Relationships and How to Deal

I've been waiting so long to finally post this, but I just feel this piece was so necessary to write. Having that ONE friend who's in a toxic relationship or who's been in one for forever is not just common, it's an EPIDEMIC. I've literally had one in high school (who luckily got out of … Continue reading Friends in Toxic Relationships and How to Deal

Modern and Fresh Winter and Spring Scents

I'm a candle fiend. This is nothing new. I have about 8 in my apartment and I leave them open and spread all throughout my home to fill the air with just a trace of their light refreshing scent. Not only does having my candles open and free to infuse the air provide great aromatherapy … Continue reading Modern and Fresh Winter and Spring Scents

What New Year Resolutions Are All About and How to FOLLOW THROUGH

Disclaimer: I actually don't believe at all in New Years Resolutions. They are HARDLY EVER followed through and by Springtime, most people failed to keep their resolutions. I've tried the same thing multiple times and failed. I've also watched numerous family members and friends also fail to maintain their New Years Resolutions throughout the year, … Continue reading What New Year Resolutions Are All About and How to FOLLOW THROUGH

3 Simple Ways to Destress and Get Your Sh*t Together

IDK about you, but Finals are coming up (for me, at least) and I still am scheduled for work in the mean time and also planning and prepping for a Christmas party, not to mention am overwhelmed and broke from Christmas shopping...SO here's 3 simple ways to calm down (that I use myself and actually … Continue reading 3 Simple Ways to Destress and Get Your Sh*t Together