I realized yesterday morning that when my mom wakes up and goes to work, she always leaves before I get to say bye to her. She’s a middle school teacher for special education children--so she always gets there early. My brother is 18, finishing up his senior year. He’s busy every day, and I realized … Continue reading Here are open letters to every type of person affected during these tragedies— yes, even you.
Hi friends, thank you for visiting my page even though I am the worst at posting every week! I received an overwhelming amount of love and support following my last post: it was my most viewed, most liked, and most shared post on WordPress since I started this thing! (I even had someone from the … Continue reading happiness should feel like…
Hi everyone and happy Sunday! I’m hoping most of you reading are enjoying your 4 day weekend! This post has been in my drafts for a long time. I have written it, edited it, deleted the whole thing, and started completely over. Truthfully the original post was really sad, digging deep into negative feelings I … Continue reading Here’s to the me that I lost, and found again
Fresh off of 2017! New Years has always been the holiday for me that was more symbolic than anything. I always love the idea of a fresh start, and the feeling that everything is about to change, even though you have the exact same circumstances you had 24 hours ago in the previous year. It … Continue reading New Years resolution: let life happen
Hi everyone! I hope your holiday season is ending on a good note as this year comes to a close! These last few weeks have made it incredibly difficult to find time to write, so here I am on my cell phone in the backseat of a car making it happen! This month I've really … Continue reading What December is teaching me…
This time 2 years ago was by far one of the most difficult times of my life. My family had been crumbling to pieces after my dad received the news of having an inoperable tumor, and I was out of state at school without my family and without any idea of what I should do. … Continue reading thankful
So November has officially begun, and while tons of people are super thrilled to be moving into the holiday season, I can't help but feel like a complete psycho path. By this, I mean I've been having "a week" for about 3 weeks. In my last post I wrote about celebrating every tiny victory, finding … Continue reading Drowning? Same