Blogging Goals for 2017

For bloggers, goal setting is incredibly important. We are self-motivated content creators. Our blogs’ success depends on on how passionate, dedicated, and strategic we are about our work. I personally find it much harder to finish a project if I don’t set specific goals for it. In spirit of the new year, I’ve decided to set blogging goals that I hope to achieve […]

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The Keys to Happiness, From A to Z

Over the past few years, I have learned a lot about being happy. The most important thing I have learned is that happiness is a choice. While we cannot directly control our emotions, we can choose to live in ways that make us happy. I understand what it’s like to feel lost, so I wanted to share my “keys to happiness” […]

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12 Back to College Essentials

Like many other college students, I returned to school today. Sometimes it can be a little hard to get back into the swing of things once I’ve had such a relaxing holiday break. I started thinking about what I needed to have for the Spring, and I compiled this list of essential items for college students to have at the start […]

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Write Yourself A Love Letter.

We all go through rough times in our lives. Whether it’s a breakup, the passing of a loved one, or another traumatic occurrence, sometimes we forget how to love ourselves. We feel pain, sadness, and guilt. We want to stay in bed all day. There are times when we don’t want to talk to anyone or do anything productive. And sometimes it seems like nothing matters […]

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Answering the “36 Questions That Lead to Love” with my Boyfriend

A study by Dr. Arthur Aron explores whether love and intimacy between two strangers can be accelerated by answering a series of personal questions. Dr. Aron paired strangers up, and then they took turns answering 36 questions about themselves. The idea behind the study is simple: by being vulnerable with partners, we become closer to them, which can eventually lead to falling in […]

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20 Tips to Ace a Job Interview

Whether you’re a student looking for a part-time job or a graduate seeking full-time employment, chances are you will have to endure the most dreaded part of the hiring process: the job interview. But don’t stress, because there are steps you can take to prepare for your interview, and there are behaviors you can practice to ensure that you make […]

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Visiting Australia: Experiencing the Great Barrier Reef

In October, I snorkeled at the Great Barrier Reef near Cairns, QLD, Australia, and it was one of the most amazing experiences of my life. This past Fall, I studied at the University of Canberra in Australia as a part of a Communications Exchange program with my university. When I wasn’t studying, I was fortunate enough to be able to […]

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