If you’re a university student that switches to full time work every summer, this may not be the traditional ‘summer for you’ but that doesn’t mean you still can’t have a good time! For me, the summer brings evenings to do as I please as there’s no homework and warm weather that results in much… Continue reading Summer Has Started – May Five Favs
Hey readers! If you’ve been following along thus far you know I’ve been pursuing my undergrad in Community Development and Policy Studies (Political Science) with a minor in Communications. You also probably know that I burn the candle at both ends working often over 35 hours a week plus school to pay the bills and… Continue reading Making the Tough Choices
To give you some context dear reader – my whole life I have held myself to these obscene standards. By no fault of my parents, friends, other family members or teachers, I’ve always had these high expectations of myself. In reality, I’m my biggest critic. I’ve always had to be near the top of my… Continue reading I Got the Lowest Mark I’ve Ever Gotten in My Undergrad – And I’m Actually Happy
After meeting this gentleman downtown, he had texted me for about two days. The conversation ended with him asking my birthday. I don’t know if I was just too busy or if I had decided not to engage in conversation any longer but I stopped replying and continued to move on with my life.
So we know you adore your other half to pieces and enjoy any time spent with them of course, but what if you are looking for ways to spice up date night, birthdays or anniversaries and aren’t sure where to start? We got you covered 😉
Happiness – it’s one of those things we all hope for and want for ourselves but it’s also one of those things that is hard to describe. We know what happiness isn’t; you can feel it when you don’t want to get out of bed every morning or find yourself staring off in your room… Continue reading Happiness to Me
With the passing of Carrie Fisher and George Michael to round out the turbulent 2016, we can all agree that it has been a year full of sadness. The phrase “Fuck 2016” and “blame it on 2016” has whispered past my own lips as well as the corridors of my school. I used chalk my… Continue reading Compassionate Self Awareness
Have you ever heard of the Bloggers/Writers/Life-Mastering-Duo The Minimalists? I stumbled across their blog years ago before I had started writing pieces for a personal blog and way before Creative and Chaos formed, and it was one of those sites and checked back into every once in a while. Just this morning I came across their… Continue reading Living Purposefully
We seem to forget in the hustle and bustle of our everyday life that we owe our body some alone time. We owe it to ourselves to put away our obligations and responsibilities every once in a while and take the time to cater to ourselves.