In recent years, “self-care” has been a buzzword or phrase that is plastered just about everywhere! Literally, every other Facebook article, blog post, and self-help video is about the importance of self-care. These articles tell us the hows, whys, and whats of self-care that are supposed to help us to lead happier, less stressful lives.Continue reading

Relocation Series Part 2: Happiness is Not a Place

Welcome to the second post in my multi-blog series about relocating! This post will be one that is centered around the mental health issues that surround relocation to a certain extent. I think that people should be able to read this post and really evaluate their reasons for an upcoming relocation or even their reasonsContinue reading “Relocation Series Part 2: Happiness is Not a Place”

Relocation Series Intro

Welcome back! I wanted to take the opportunity to write about relocation to kickoff my multiple blog series on making a big move. I would say I’m a bit of an expert on this topic considering that I’ve definitely relocated a time or two. As a matter of fact, this is my second time relocatingContinue reading “Relocation Series Intro”

4 Reasons to Travel Solo

This is a post that will be near and dear to my heart. I’ve grown so much and attribute much of that to having traveled solo. Traveling alone even once, especially as a young woman is life changing in so many ways. There are reasons beyond this post that I believe that traveling solo isContinue reading “4 Reasons to Travel Solo”

During my time traveling, chatting with followers, or chatting with friends of the blog and shop, I am often asked where I’m currently living. If you know anything about me, you know that I love to explore new cities. I also have always longed to satisfy a certain obsession I have with discovery, travel, andContinue reading

The blog is back.

I made it through my first year teaching 4th grade. I flew to Asia. I cruised to Mexico. I’ve started another year. I am grateful. I’m ready to blog again! I was blogging a few months ago way more regularly and I enjoyed it but I was truthfully in a period where I felt moreContinue reading “The blog is back.”

The List: Rediscovering Joy as a Working 20 Something

The other day, I found myself in my car, sitting in the parking lot of a crowded grocery store wondering when life became so routinized. My weeks have become bogged down with work, eating, sleeping, and doing it again. Meanwhile, my weekends have become laundry, cleaning up the mess that has accumulated throughout the weekContinue reading “The List: Rediscovering Joy as a Working 20 Something”

Diary of a 20 Something: Chit Chat about Vlogging, Relocating, and Re-Branding

I haven’t blogged in so long and that is partly because I’ve been thinking about the re-branding of the blog. I want to be real with people and show readers that so many 20-somethings go through some of the same things and that none of us is alone. Teaching people how to become a slightlyContinue reading “Diary of a 20 Something: Chit Chat about Vlogging, Relocating, and Re-Branding”