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Old Things

Some months ago my mom was cleaning out rooms in our house and she came across a box where I kept all the things from my most heartbreaking relationship. I just happened to come in when she discovered it. My mother was ranting from the other room, "We have to clean out a lot of… Continue reading Old Things

Advice, Relationships

Good People Bad Behavior

When it comes to relationships, we can try our best to be good to someone but not realize that our definition of 'good' can be tainted. We can express learned toxic behaviors that we came to believe were positive when in fact they were not. You can hope to be wonderful to someone but not… Continue reading Good People Bad Behavior

Advice, Thoughts

Peace With My Arm Hair

As a woman, there is this overwhelming expectation that you must be as hair free as a naked mole rat. Like the concept of hair on a woman seems ludicrous and disgusting. Growing up I was bullied and jeered at for being hairy. It's not something that I consciously chose to do. It just was a… Continue reading Peace With My Arm Hair

Thoughts

DO NOT READ BEFORE WATCHING THE MOVIE US

THIS IS SPOILER HEAVY SO UNLESS YOU HAVE SEEN THE MOVIE, YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . LAST CHANCE . . . . . . Alright, I did my due diligence. Now I just finished watching the movie US… Continue reading DO NOT READ BEFORE WATCHING THE MOVIE US

Advice

I Realized I Had Smiling Depression

I was suffering from depression for a long time yet in denial about it. Especially since the common conception of depression is someone bed-ridden and obviously downtrodden. It wasn't until I discovered the term smiling depression that I finally figured out there was a name for what I was feeling and the symptoms I was… Continue reading I Realized I Had Smiling Depression

Experiences

Journey For A Beignet

If you've never had a beignet before, prepare yourself for a delicious treat! Beignets are French donuts covered in powdered sugar. They can bring to mind a funnel cake like feel. However, beignets are fluffier and the taste is better in my opinion. My best beignet experience was at the famous Cafe Du Monde in… Continue reading Journey For A Beignet