When It Feels Like You’re Drowning

Sometimes life gets so crazy you feel like you don’t even have time to breathe. That’s been my life lately. I became president of my sorority (which came with a to do list of about 50 things), I had finals, I went on break and tried to spend as much time with family and friends…

Learn to Say Yes

I’ve seen a number of self-help books talking about how important it is to say yes to things. In my experience, saying “yes” was a bit of a toss up when it comes to results. Sometimes saying yes got me involved in way too many things, but sometimes saying yes gave me some of my…

The Sunshine Blogger Award

Prior to being nominated, I quite honestly hadn’t heard of the Sunshine Blogger Award. It was a pleasant surprise, but as someone relatively new to blogging, there’s still a lot I’m learning about this community. It’s an award where all of the nominees are peer-nominated for promoting positivity, creativity, and friendship in the blogging world….

For the Times You Feel Helpless

Sometimes your friends are going through things you understand all too well – and giving advice is a piece of cake. Other times, their problems are so unimaginable you have no idea where to begin. Nothing you can say will make them feel better, which only makes you feel worse. If your friendships are anything…

Living a Double Life

College is a magical time where you’re not a kid anymore, but you’re also not quite an adult yet. You (pretty much) take care of yourself, live your own life, but also probably still get help from your parents and don’t have the biggest of responsibilities yet. My favorite joke to make with my parents…

The First Time You Lose a Friend

Making friends in college is an interesting experience. For me, it generally went like this: meet new person, find things in common with new person, spend probably way too much time with new person, have a new BFF. Honestly, I like the way this works. In college, time feels warped and you’re kind of living…