This week has been nothing but overwhelming for me. Today I felt like a constant ball of fire was welled up in my chest. I find myself telling others “I wish there were more hours in the day?” Do you ever say that too? The best piece of advice that I can offer to you is to just breathe, and don’t overwhelm yourself. Continue reading Feeling Overwhelmed? It’s Time To Take A Breath and Take A Break
Do you get caught up in getting from point A to point B as fast and with as few detours as possible? Embracing the journey means to accept the changes and detours within your life. Remember that not everything goes according to plan, and that it’s okay. Continue reading Life is a Journey, Choose To Embrace It
Do you ever feel like you just want to give up and quit? Call it a day? Go home? The best advice that I could give is that this is only temporary, and that your hustle now will bring you to greater things in your future. Continue reading This Is Only Temporary, Keep Moving Forward
Stress. Our good’ol friend who comes around time and time again. The friend who comes to visit without permission, and stays longer than you asked them to. The friend who is always talking when you’re trying to fall asleep, and won’t leave you alone when you just want to be by yourself. I stress, you stress, we all stress! I stress of a daily basis … Continue reading Is Stress Getting The Best of You Too? 7 Ways to Cope
Happy #motivationalmonday everyone! If you want to be successful you have to set goals for yourself. I want to share with you my list of tips to setting goals and keeping yourself motivated. Continue reading How to Set Goals & Crush Them!
The first day of school is the “New Years” of September. Many students depict starting a new school year as a new beginning. New year, new teachers, new classes, new accomplishments. It is a new chapter in a student’s personal book of adventures. A new school year is the perfect time to get into what I like to call bawse mood. (And if you don’t know what a … Continue reading Back to School: Tips & Tricks for a Successful Start
Over the past year I have really been aware of who I keep communication with in my daily life. I’ve had friends come and go over the years due to many different circumstances. Sometimes it was simply because we’ve grown up and grown apart. But for others it was for reasons much deeper reasons. I’ve been emotionally hurt by people in my life. And I … Continue reading Like-Minded People
“No one can take your education from you.” This was a line said by a women I met at my great aunt’s 80th birthday party. She was congratulating my younger cousin on her graduation from high school when the wise words flowed from her mouth. The phrase really resonated with me. The next day I attended my boyfriend’s university graduation where I got to watch about … Continue reading Education is yours!
On Saturday I wrote one of my four final exams. At the end of the 20 page exam booklet was an open letter my professor wrote to all of his students. After spending 2 hours answering physiological based questions about the environment, I was ready to turn the booklet in and leave. At that point my brain had gone to mush and I was highly doubtful … Continue reading Knowledge is Power
As a third year student in university, I’ve come to know the word “stress” like the back of my hand. (Especially right now in the middle of final exams) By definition, stress is “a state of mental tension and worry caused by problems in your life, work, etc.” This is the common definition people say when asked about stress, however; as I continued scrolling the webpage I … Continue reading Stress Buddies