Growth

What You Can Learn Through Travel

When you feel antsy...Travel. When you are ready for something new...Travel. When you need to be reminded how lucky you ...
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We Are Entitled to Our Emotions…

For most of my life, I’ve been the type of person that usually holds in all of my problems and ...
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To the Woman on the Street Who Taught Me a Lesson in Empathy

Dear Woman on the Street, You sidled up to my friends and I on a temperate August day.  A day ...
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/ body image, growth, perspective

Fall for You

Twelve weeks ago, I excitedly charged onto the kickball field ready for Game 2 of a charity kickball tournament. The ...
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/ growth, transition

Calling all control freaks!

So I have this super annoying thing that I do, which is try to control everyone and everything around me ...
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/ growth, positive mindset

To That Friend Who Trusted Me When She Needed It Most: “Thank You.”

I have a question for all of you. Do any of you have that one friend who shares the same ...
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/ decision making, growth

“He Would Have Wanted This For You”

All I wanted was a place in the Honors program. Until I received the voicemails.  Seven messages.  From my mom ...
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That’s Growth, Baby

Becoming a woman is an interesting process. And when I say becoming I woman, I mean joining the community of ...
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Little Black Boxes

On the dresser in my bedroom sits one of those cheesy little wooden black word boxes that usually shout an ...
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