Life

Why It’s Okay To Slow Down… And Breathe

If you’re hiking up a trail and you’ve got your head down the whole time, you’ll never be able to see how far you’ve come—or better yet, allow yourself to be in awe of the view. You might tell yourself that persisting forward will pay off. But eventually you’re going to topple over! On the …

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Why You Should Take a Gap Year

Ironic, because I was thrown into taking a gap year kicking and screaming. It was actually the end of the world. But there was something I didn’t know back then, and it was that taking a year off from school might be beneficial for me. The idea of a “break” didn’t seem okay at all. …

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Is it THE Dream or is it YOUR Dream?

Is that what you really want? Is that what you want to do this most? Well, that’s the dream, isn’t it? Or is it? Just because “everyone” wants to be a movie star or win the lottery doesn’t mean you have to. So many time we use the dream as an excuse to reason why …

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Life choices that have made a difference in my life.
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The Best Choices I’ve Made in My Life So Far

I can’t say for certain what I’m glad I have done, but there are a few things, whether I struggled through it or not, that I chose to do for myself that have had an impact on my life in one way or another. And I don’t mean the things I grew up with or …

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