I'm talking about why taking a break between my undergraduate education and graduate school was the best gift I could've given myself, both personally and professionally!
In honor of my birthday, I'm opening up about my past 25 years, my experiences, and why I'm often told "you're mature for your age."
A year, 365 days. One orbit around the sun feels short when you're living it, but it's amazing to see how much change occurs, how much progress we make as individuals during such a trip. So, here are the 17 things I learned in 2017!
If you're human, you get stressed out. Although a lot of our day-to-day stress is short-lived, there are times where our stress comes in larger waves than we'd like to admit or can handle. Tell me, how do you handle stints of stress? What are your short-term solutions to feeling overwhelmed?
After moving, and forgetting to call an internet provider, I've spent the past week without internet at home and inadvertently started a 'social' experiment for myself. In today's world the internet seems to be as essential to life as the air we breathe - so I thought to myself: Do I really need it?
Let's talk capabilities. If you're human, you've undoubtedly questioned your own capabilities. But why do we put limitations on ourselves, set unrealistic expectations, and underestimate our abilities when we don't achieve them?
Do people with tattoos like when I compliment their ink? Or inquire about a piece's meaning? Those with tattoos, how often do you encounter these situations? Does your responsiveness to these types of questions depend on the reason you got the tattoo? Or rather how it's approached by the person asking? Is each tattoo a … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts, Wk 1 – tattoos.