The Truth About Having To Grow Up Quick At A Young Age

Millennials, in general, get a bad break when it comes to the way we grew up, what we learned and didn’t learn, and how...

You Are Everything I Never Knew I Always Needed

Published originally on Hiccups & Sunshine. I don’t know how you did it. I don’t think I even knew you were doing it in the...

Why I Refuse To Believe That Saving Myself Is All That Matters

Around finals week last year (i.e. “hell week” as it’s called in our college circles), one of my professors said something along the lines...

Why I Need Constant Reminders That You Aren’t The One

I save everything. Pictures, texts, Snapchats, mementos of crazy nights, ticket stubs; Anything that will help me to remember the past (I'm not a...

Why I Run Back To You In A Moment Of Weakness

In a moment of weakness, I break down and begin my search for you. I feel this emptiness inside...

Once You Start Loving Somebody, You Don’t Ever Stop

I've never been in love. Well, actually...that's kind of a lie. You see, I have never told anyone that I love...

This Is What You Do When He Just Isn’t Interested

Recently a friend and I were talking about our “relationship statuses” or lack thereof. We both happened to be...

Why You Should Always Choose Love Over Fear

It’s the butterflies, the tingly sensation from my head to my toes, the smile that reaches from one ear...

Stop Being A People-Pleaser And Put Yourself First

There are people in the world who are natural-born people-pleasers. While this character trait may seem like an excellent...

Different Guy, Same Story: What Every ‘Other Woman’ Experiences

He sends the Snapchat. You know if you get anything from him these days it's because he's horny and...

Why You Shouldn’t Let Negativity Wear You Down

While growing up, many people are told that bullies will grow out of their phases, the victims will grow...

Why You Should Trust Airbnb When Booking Your Next Getaway

Attention all travelers, tune in, we have a secret that’ll make your future travels so easy. Planning a trip...

8 Steps To Tackle Your Busy Schedule Better

If there is one piece of advice I will always carry from my counselor, it’s that no matter what,...

We’re All A Little Broken And That’s Okay

Everyone has something sensitive to hide whether they can consciously recall it right away or not. Think about it....

6 Changes You Shouldn’t Be Afraid To Make

When one door closes another one opens, is the typical cliché advice, our friends give us when we are...

3 Reasons Kesha’s New Album Is A Musical Masterpiece

I can’t say I’m a huge fan of Kesha, but I was fairly excited about her new album, to...

5 Things You Need To Do Before Summer Ends

No matter what your favorite season is, it will always come to an end. Summer is about to be...

5 Ways To Protect Yourself From Other People’s Negative Thoughts

We are social beings. Our lives revolve around us and the relationships we make with other people, be it...

Why You Can Be Both A Tea And Coffee Girl

Many people believe that the true induction into adulthood is when you naturally become a tea or coffee drinker....

Here’s Why Living A Drama-Free Life Is The Best Choice You Could Make

"When I decided to mentally cut-off anyone that was detrimental to my health, I became liberated." Let’s face it, in...

How Your Instagram Can Show If You’re Depressed

A recent study by EJP Data Science finds depression can be easily detectable and predictable in your Instagram feed....

Why College Will Always Be Home To Me

When I first left for college I was terrified. I wasn’t sure if I would make any friends, if...

The Workout That Made Me Fall In Love With Working Out

There are plenty of times we wish to go back to our childhood days now that we are older....

The Only App You’ll Need If You’re Hungry For Snacks

I’m always searching for new trends and I’ve finally found an app that is not only convenient but super...

7 Life Lessons You Can Learn From Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

If you are wondering which movie to watch this weekend, I would definitely suggest Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2....

The Lasting Effects Emotional Abuse You End Up Living With

My mother emotionally abused me most of my life. She denies that because no one wants to admit that...

You Won’t Want To Forget These Beauty Products While Packing For College

School is starting very soon and so is packing for college. It can be pretty stressful when trying to...

The Dangers You Face When You Follow The Wrong Advice

When you need advice, who do you go to? When you have completed your project, whose feedback do you seek? My...

This 35-Minute Workout Will Torch A Ton Of Calories

We have made it to the middle of summer, the days are longer, which means so is your to-do...

10 Ways Hermione Granger Changed Our Lives

Unless you've been living in a magic-free world for the last two decades, you'll know about a popular British...

You Deserve Someone Who Won’t Leave You

Throughout my life, I have dated men who tend to get easily distracted. Men who tend to notice the...

You Are Allowed To Feel Whatever You Want

I used to make up different scenarios in my head. I spun stories so fast and intricately that they...

Why You Should Not Have To Justify Your Dating Habits

So, you meet a guy. He seems to be everything that you want in a partner: good looks, charms,...

Here’s How To Find The Path To Happiness

Have you ever felt so happy you can hardly contain yourself? Yeah, that’s me today. Now that the summer...

Why Loving You Was Like Playing With Fire

I put the lid on the candle, watch the flame burn smaller and smaller as it’s being deprived of...

Why Looking Natural Is Becoming More Difficult

Beauty standards are always changing. I’m not the one to follow trends, but it’s getting more and more difficult...

5 Necessary Steps To Take If You Are Dealing With A Breakup

Breakups have never been easy. Whether you have been dating for 2 months or 2 years. People deal differently...

When The Past Comes Back To Bite You, Bite Back

The past always finds fun ways to creep up on you and test your strength. Just when you think...

Why I Need To Keep The Image Of Me Being A Strong Girl Alive

I'm almost there. I'm almost to the point where I start pushing people away again. The point where the...

Why Life Begins Once You Get Outside Of Your Comfort Zone

There was once a time that I would only do what I knew was comfortable for me. Stuck in...

Why It’s Important To Put Yourself First When Work Is Burning You Out

The millennial workplace is a brutal environment. More and more is expected of young people for fewer rewards. In...

Why 2017s Music Industry Makes Me Happy To Be A Woman

Lately, there has been a boom. No, not a baby boom, but a shift in the level of empowering...

Why More Women Should Be More Mysterious In Life

It’s not uncommon for women to be called mysterious but in all reality, what does that even mean? Are...

7 Incredible Ways To Get Rid Of Fears And Start Enjoying Life More

I still remember all the time I spent arguing with myself whether a digital magazine is what I should...