Dealing with Comparisons, Jealousy, & Disappointment | Grad School Applications

I thought I was long done this process of waiting for acceptances and rejections from prospective schools. But after deciding to go to law school, I’ve found myself in this anxiety-inducing cycle once again with even more at stake. Last month, I got a few acceptances letters that I was really happy about. I shared…

9 Things To Do On A Mental Health Day | Self-Care Checklist

For the past few weeks, I've been in a bit of a rut and couldn't pinpoint exactly why I was feeling so down. Then I realized I hadn't taken the time to check in with myself and focus on my mental health. I decided to take a day to focus on myself and after, I…

Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide On A Budget | Christmas 2017

With all the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals online, it's the perfect time to do some Christmas shopping. Buying gifts for other people can get pretty stressful, so hopefully this list provides you with some inspiration to make gift giving a little easier this year. Maybe you'll even find a gift for yourself. For…

6 Things To Do When You’re Feeling Uninspired

Lately, I've been feeling unmotivated and uninspired—in writing and in life overall. These are some words of advice to myself and anyone else in need of inspiration. Take a break from your daily routine It's nice to establish a routine: it allows you to manage your time wisely and complete daily tasks efficiently, making for…

5 Long Distance Relationship Problems and How To Deal With Them

April 2 marked our 5 year anniversary. 3 months after we began dating, Kevin moved away for college while I stayed in our hometown, and we've been in a long-distance relationship ever since. It's been tough at times, but it's worth it. Here are some tips and tricks we've learned to maintain our relationship and…