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Into the Wild

A little late on posting, but I have kept up my book club-esque reading of a a book per week!  2.5 weeks ago, I finished Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer. This is a book that I have been meaning to read for a while, not only because I bought it over 2 years ago, but ...

the book club

Cue Slim Shady, but cleaning out my closet is an incredible feeling. Decluttering is therapeutic- out with the old and in with the new (if my budget allows me.)   At the end of winter, I got a head start on my spring cleaning. I feel I hoard clothes, and think that if I didn't wear ...

creating my own sunshine

Not everyday the sun shines. Sometimes, we need to create our own sunshine. However, this morning when I woke up, the sun was shining, and it made my morning a little easier. I felt like I had enough sleep, and I was able to get out of bed, smoothly, and start my day. I sat ...

an open letter to those contributing to the stigma:

Dear reader,  Through the grapevine, I heard recently that a blog of this nature is very detrimental to my future career. This was a significant setback for me, because I would never do anything  purposely to jeopardize my future. I've worked very hard to get where I am today. I believe I am quite hardworking ...

wake up call

day 7 These past 7 days, I've done my best to articulate how I'm feeling on my social media platforms. In the theme of honesty, writing these posts have been quite emotionally draining, but also an incredible wake up call to me. At this point, I think it would be selfish to keep quiet. My 7 ...

more than surface level

day 6: sorry to ruin your week, but I've removed the filter  So, if you just started reading my blog this week, you're probably thinking I'm a Debby Downer and am just a super negative person. HOWVER, I'd like to just make a lil post reassuring you, my lovely reader, that I am quite the Positive ...

you can’t pour from an empty cup

Day 5 (on day 6): don't apologize for your mental health days  This isn't the first time I've said this, and probably not the last: mental health days are important The reason I didn't write yesterday was because I was really struggling with my mental health. It was obvious to everyone around me because apparently ...