Life Musings Archive

Did You Remember To Water Your Grass?

I can’t believe it’s almost August. This summer has flown by. Right now, I am in a season of transitions. I am working full time, applying for grad school, preparing for my first half marathon this fall, and surviving my arduous commute from Baltimore ...Read More

Throwback Thursday: Life Lessons from Charlie Day

Hi Y’all, I love watching graduation speeches to get an extra dose of inspiration and motivation. Since it’s almost graduation season (one of my fav times of the year), I thought it would be awesome to look back at Charlie Day’s 2014 Commencement Address ...Read More

Just Say No: Are You OverCommitted?

The symptoms: tiredness, irritability, circles under your eyes, a stank attitude, feeling like there aren’t enough hours in the day. Diagnosis: Over-commitment Disorder (Not sure if this is real or not. Just made it up. Not even on WebMD) Omgh guys, I’ve been feeling ...Read More

Lessons on Guys, Self-Worth, & Validation

Hi Y’all, Warning: Tears are shed. I made this video over a year ago when I had just turned 23 and still grappling with issues of confidence, love, acceptance, and beauty. At that point in my life, I found my validation through the opinions ...Read More

Small Victory: I Took a Baby Step

If you’re anything like me, you have big goals and dreams. But sometimes, despite those lofty ideas you get a bit tired and say I’ll do it tomorrow. Then tomorrow comes and so does Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Weeks turn into months and next ...Read More

How I Raised My IQ 5 Pts by Doing This One Thing

Reading… And no, I don’t mean reading someone’s rant on Facebook about the Kardashians’ butt and lip injections or their doomed March Madness bracket. I mean, getting the chance to stop time for a moment and see the world through someone else’s eyes…living through ...Read More

Learning to Pin Curl My Hair #Lifelessons

Hi Y’all! For the longest time, I have wanted to learn how to Pin Curl my hair. If you are unfamiliar with the term “Pin Curl” it is when you wrap your hair around your finger and then secure the wrapped hair with a ...Read More

Lessons Learned From My Social Media Hiatus

Let’s be real: that red notification symbol on Facebook, the blue one on Twitter, or that bright orange one on Instagram is addicting. Every time it pops up on your phone or internet browser, there is that temptation to see who followed you (I ...Read More