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Living

14 Creative Date Ideas

By On February 14, 2018

Happy Valentine’s Day!! I hope you are enjoying this special holiday! It feels a bit weird to have it fall in the middle of the week this year! As you get ready… Read More

Living

Be Your Own Valentine

By On February 6, 2018

It’s that time of year again! Love is in the air and heart shaped chocolate is on the shelves. Whether you love Valentine’s Day or hate it, hearing about it is pretty… Read More

Living

The Aftermath of the Holiday Season: When Mental Illness Takes the Happy out of the Holidays

By On January 13, 2018

Hi everyone! I hope you all made it through the holidays and are starting to get back into your routines. The 2017 holiday season is finally over and I feel like I… Read More

Learning

What I’ve Learned in My First Months Working at a Daycare

By On January 6, 2018

After months of interviews and job hunting, someone was finally willing to take a chance on me. In a way, I’m glad it took so long. It’s not that I couldn’t have… Read More

Dreaming

New Year, New You? No Thanks!

By On January 1, 2018

It’s been 2018 for about 15 hours now and I don’t know about you, but I am so over the hype. All over social media you see phrases like, “new year, new… Read More

Living

The Ugly Side of Depression

By On August 19, 2017

While I’m glad to at least see depression posts on social media, some of them are really irritating. Depression isn’t always, “Oh I’m sad. I better go walk in the rain,” or… Read More

Learning

Your Health is More Important Than Your Grades

By On August 9, 2017

I know what you are thinking. “Well that may work for some majors, but not mine. Do you know how hard it is to get into ___ school?” I was a pre… Read More

Learning

Let’s Talk about Suicide

By On January 2, 2017

Hi everyone, Thanks for taking a moment to read through this rather somber post. A lot of people are impacted by suicide. Many of us know people who have either attempted or… Read More

Living

Depression and College

By On September 8, 2016

College is going to be a huge challenge. It doesn’t matter if you are full time or part time, a traditional resident, or online learner. If you expected college to be a… Read More

Living

The Importance of Health in College

By On May 8, 2016

If you don’t have your health, college quickly becomes a nightmare. That is the experience I’ve had this semester. Although I did not realize it at first, I have been dealing with… Read More