How To Make Your Friends Feel Loved This Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day has always been a little touchy for me. In high school I remember walking to class with my head down trying to ignore the displays of affection from all of our most famous high school couples. The big teddy bears, the singing telegrams in class, the bouquets of flowers... EWWW. My fellow single…

Monday Night Thoughts: The Tough Parts of Self Care

Self-care which has become somewhat of a buzzword over the last three years has always been somewhat of a source of internal conflict for me. I love talking about it, sharing about it, fantasizing about it, and planning it out because in theory self-care is beautiful, ideal, pretty and instagrammable. In practice? Self-care if you're…

To Stay Home or Not To Stay Home

Welcome to our inaugural installment of Truthful Thursday and Day 3 of Blogmas. I've decided that Thursday's are going to be the days where we tell the truth about our thoughts and feelings surrounding topics that can feel too taboo. I know that I may be opening the door to a host of reckless comments…

Merry Blogmas! Christmas Cheer in 2020

The holiday season is in full swing and I've got to be honest, I haven't felt this much holiday cheer in years. Don't get me wrong, I like the holiday season but it's normally dominated by the hustle and bustle of planning family get togethers, coordinating holiday schedules, keeping a strict budget, and feeding into…