Most people walk with their heads down, either looking at their phones or avoiding human interaction. This occurs without second thought or hesitation. The thought of the obligated small talk that you would partake in seems much more troublesome than ignoring the person walking by you. Why is that? It might be because you’ve had a bad day and the last thing you want to … Continue reading The Insincerity of Small Talk
Jealousy fuels a myriad amount of areas of your life. It’s a pernicious trait that everyone has felt at one point in their life. It’s extremely prevalent because of the accessibility of social media. The only reason someone posts is because they want to make their followers jealous. Whenever you travel or go somewhere with a charming aesthetic, you feel the need to take a … Continue reading Stop Letting Jealousy Fuel You
The reason for my atrocious absence wasn’t because I was constantly busy and the only free time I had, I spent watching Netflix. Technically yes, that is true but I’m not proud of it. My bad habit recently has been doing unproductive activities in my free time. For example, it makes me feel better to watercolor or read a book rather than watching yet another … Continue reading Escaping your Comfort Zone
I often find myself reaching for a new book, even if I’m currently in the middle of one. I know, it’s not a good habit! However, we all have bad habits and mine happens to be reading too many books at one time! I don’t know about you, but I’ll read almost any book if it has an intriguing and colorful cover. The phrase ‘don’t … Continue reading Book Review: 365 Days of Happiness by Jacqueline Pirtle
It seems unreal that July is ending, yet it feels crazy that it isn’t September quite yet. Summer feels like its slipping away, however, the more time goes on the more I want autumn! There’s nothing like the feeling of wanting the next best thing! In other words, during the school year, I was waiting for school to end and to be able to be … Continue reading Carpe Diem-ing the Mid-Summer Lull
When you hear your alarm ring in the morning, do you have a positive mindset or a negative mindset? I can assume that you are less than thrilled to wake up. Who wouldn’t be? You have to wake up while in the middle of your peaceful slumber and you have to begin your day to an annoying beeping sound and go to school or work. … Continue reading How to Start Your Day with a Positive Mindset
I ask myself, What makes you happy?, all the time. When I’m feeling down or when I’m perfectly content, I always think about things that make me happy. Its a good practice to keep in mind if you find yourself feeling upset. It brightens your mood and makes you realize how many amazing things there are in your life and in the world we live in. … Continue reading What Makes You Happy?