New Year, Slightly New Me

By | January 4th, 2018|#trending, to do list, wise words|

Happy New Year, friends! Can someone tell me how 2018 crept up so quickly? Normally, I’m not a huge believer in New Year’s resolutions. If I have specific goals in mind, I try to set and accomplish them throughout the year, rather than “saving them up” for January. This year, though, I’m going to make [...]

On Being “Too Sensitive”

By | December 3rd, 2017|wise words|

Throughout our lives, we’re told to “stop being so sensitive.” It comes out of people’s mouths like it’s a bad word. Whenever we visibly feel something, we’re told we’re overreacting. People even blame our hurt feelings on our sensitivity as opposed to their own actions. So, what’s wrong with being sensitive? I, for one, think [...]

Dear Mr. President

By | May 4th, 2017|wise words|

I normally try to keep politics off of my blog. This time, though, I can't keep quiet. In light of the recent votes on the state of healthcare in our country, I've decided to write an open letter. While addressed to the President, it isn't just to him. He doesn't pass votes himself. This is [...]