you & your friends will survive long-distance friendships just fine

When one of my closest friends got a job right after graduation, you could say I was a bit down.  Our moms met when they were each pregnant with their respective child (seriously!), so to not have that familiarity and that presence in my life was horrifying.  No longer would she be able to come over … Continue reading you & your friends will survive long-distance friendships just fine

how much of an online emphasis do you put on your relationships?

While I was at work the other day, I noticed a couple arguing about the status of their relationship.  Not whether or not they were in a relationship, rather, the lack of Facebook statuses about their relationship. It's something that I've written about before, but hearing yet another person doubt the legitimacy of a relationship because of internet presence is … Continue reading how much of an online emphasis do you put on your relationships?

four ways to practice self-love today & every day

This time of the year, there is a special emphasis on celebrating your significant other.  Whether it be through flowers, chocolate covered whatevers, or a sappy Instagram post, people are encouraged to tell those they love exactly that. I think that people often forget to celebrate themselves, not only around Valentine's Day, but in the every … Continue reading four ways to practice self-love today & every day