Budgeting For Your Dream Apartment

So you are looking for an apartment? Awesome, me too! I moved into my first apartment in August and now it is time to find something new....

23 Things I've Learned in 23 Years

This past Friday, February 15th was my birthday, which makes me 23 years old. Twenty-three... it honestly hasn't quite settled in. I am...

What I Wish I Knew: As a College Senior

You've been in college for 4 years. That is 1,460 days of your life that were dedicated to first, adjusting to college, then succeeding...

2018: A Recap

It is safe to say that no other year has impacted me quite as profoundly as 2018. I have had countless life changing experiences and...

Learning to be Selfish to be Happy

“When empathy turns to sympathy, others might see you as a bleeding heart”. I came across this phrase earlier this week while reading an...

Am I a Disappointment?

Something I have really struggled with throughout my life is my need to be "perfect". Not necessarily the desire to be perfect for...

How Two Weeks Can Change You

No matter how you look at it, moving is incredibly stressful! I spent the entire summer preparing for my move to Chicago, so how could I...

Can Violence Impact Mental Health?

My mom told me an interesting fact she had heard on NPR this summer. However, it wasn’t until one morning at 5am I felt a sudden...

Spontaneity

I’ve previously mentioned my dislike of change and not having control. Disliking these things has affected my life in many ways. I’ve...

I'm Falling Apart

Moving can take a toll on someone financially, physically, and emotionally. Add in trying to find yourself, a job, and learning how to...

Let's Make a Difference

Let's start a conversation together today! We may be a small group now but we have the opportunity to get more and more people involved...

Post Grad Pressure

Today it seems like every recent graduate is striving to create the perfect life for themselves, but where does this pressure come from...

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