Learning to Love Yourself

September 15, 2015 0

I can’t pinpoint when my disdain for my personal “imperfections” turned into obsessive negative self-talk. I do know that somedays I felt like I was suffocated by these thoughts as I mentally tore myself apart. […]

Words Will -Never- Hurt Me

August 1, 2015 0

Last year, I learned one of the most important and difficult lessons in my life.  Though countless trials have been due to mistakes I’ve made, this wasn’t one of them; it wasn’t because of something […]

Living Together Alone

August 1, 2015 0

Right now, and my entire life really, I’ve had everything handed to me. I’ve always had a home to live in, parents to support me, a multitude of siblings to lean on (fight with), and […]

Lost and Found

August 1, 2015 0

I will never forget the moment I realized I was my niece’s hero. It was a Sunday morning in church, and my 4-year-old niece was copying absolutely everything I did. If I scratched my nose, […]