Myths & Facts About Mental Health

It’s mental health awareness month. If you’ve been keeping up with my journey, then you are aware that I struggle with bipolar disorder, depression and anxiety. I’d like to discuss some myths and facts about each of these illnesses. Bipolar disorder: Myth: bipolar disorder is just an excuse for someone to be moody. Fact: bipolar…

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I Don’t Have It All Together

“You have it all together.” That’s what my sweet friend Jessie told me. I physically laughed out loud, “No, trust me, I don’t.” Though these words are so kind, they’re utterly false. Let me share ways I do not have it together: I use dry shampoo more than I wash my hair. I don’t do…

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How To Be A Bridesmaid 101

I’ve been in my fair share of weddings. What’s that saying, “Always a bridesmaid, never a bride?” Amen to that sister friend. Sometimes it’s hard to be a bridesmaid and also a perpetual single, but I have created a how-to guide for bridesmaids on all walks of life: Always be prepared.┬áPack safety pins and band-aids…

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Travel Tips: On How To Get Away

Lately, I’ve been bit by the travel bug. Unfortunately, I get carried away at times. I become stir-crazy, crazy-eyed and click-happy. I Google flights and Airbnb’s and the whole sha-bang, only to find my bank account lacking a couple hundred dollars a few hours into my search. Certainly there’s a much more sane, responsible and…

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