Finding Yourself Isn’t What You Think It Is

All you have to do is go on a grand adventure, like hiking the Rocky Mountains, or traveling every corner of the world. You can make a complete life shift, like finally getting out of your decade long failing relationship, or quitting your crappy job.  Only then will you have a pivotal life altering moment. The world will seem like it shifted...

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How to be Happier for Others When it’s Hard to Be

A text message from your best friend lights up your phone. You read it and immediately frown. “AHHH! I just landed the promotion at my job!! So happy!” The familiar sinking feeling in your stomach sets in as negativity surrounds you. How did she get that promotion? What the hell? To distract yourself, you scroll through Facebook only to see...

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I’ve Been Living A Lie For Too Long

I began this year on a mission to focus on myself. This has led me to hitting a breaking point in Northern Virginia. The Washington DC suburb has been my home for my entire life but I can’t stand it now. I CAN’T LIVE THIS LIE ANYMORE. What is the lie I’m living? Do I have another family? Am I really a homeless bum? Am I secretly...

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Millennials! Why Now is the Perfect Time to Take Risks

Okay Millennials, here we are, in our 20’s and 30’s not pursuing the things that we want to pursue. I don’t just mean big dreams that we had when we were younger, like becoming famous or an astronaut or a Princess (just me?). I mean creating the life you always wanted. I’m sure many of you can identify with the fact that there is some...

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5 Types of Quarter-Life Crises

Did the quarter-life crisis exist before our generation? If it did, it was probably not as prominent as it is now. Anyone else get those condescending head shakes and scoffs when you mention it? It really does exist! I believe it stems from the fact that Millennials, unlike our parents and generations before them, we grew up comfortably. When we...

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