It would appear that I've taken a hiatus from blogging but I haven't. Whenever life gets busy, my blog suffers. So, I saw this video with a young kid practically breaking down about how he's being bullied at school. Firstly, I applaud him for speaking out. Secondly, bullying is a topic I'm deeply passionate about … Continue reading How Has Bullying Impacted Your Life?
A few years back, I would admit that I was a slave to notifications, always checking my apps, always looking to see if my comment was liked or commented on by peers or family. I've never been a crazy picture poster as I have always valued my privacy, but I did post more than I … Continue reading I Go Off The Radar on Weekends
"The pen is mightier than the sword" is an expression coined by English author, Edward Bulwer-Lytton. It's main idea is the indication that communication is better than violence. This is a sentence or phrase that resonates deep with me, in my own personal way. I'm not a violent person who turned writer overnight (haha). Writing … Continue reading The Pen is Mightier Than The Sword
I initially started blogging to help people who really had no one to talk to or understand them. I really wanted my troubling feelings to be able to reach out to someone and help them through whatever difficult situation they were in. I am not saying that there are people out there who don't have … Continue reading How to Be A Happier You
Recently I have been so engrossed with writing techniques and listening to other people on Youtube share their writing journey or publishing journey. My eyes have opened quite a bit since I have started pursing writing full on. I have all of these stories in my head and the need to get them out is … Continue reading Start by Writing Simple Stories
After the birth of my second child almost two years ago, I have been feeling more incompetent that ever but I'm not beating myself up over it because I know I'm outnumbered. I don't have help with my children so they are with me all the time and it's tough. My husband is in the … Continue reading What My Second Kid Taught Me About Parenting
I am about two months shy of turning thirty, and most of my past classmates are too. More than a handful of people that I've spoken too has a negative view on turning thirty and it's been really interesting to hear. Of course, we as humans tend to set milestones for ourselves and thirty is that … Continue reading Why does everyone hate turning 30?
Good Monday y'all! Let's talk about The Monday Syndrome. I don't know if that's a real thing or not, pardon me if it is but it's the only term that comes to my mind. No, I'm not referring to our grogginess on Monday mornings when life resumes and we have to leave those few minutes … Continue reading The Monday Syndrome
I've read a lot of studies and paid attention to this topic for a number of years now and it's left me with my own take on the matter. Many articles point out that Barbie's unrealistic body measurements are unhealthy and it's impacting our girls in a negative way. I've seen many parents opposed to … Continue reading Barbie’s Impact on Body Image
People that know me look confused when I say that I have work to do. Well, it's because I don't actually have a paying job. It's bizarre to some people why I would invest my time, sweat and tears into something I'm not being paid for. Do I wish to be paid for it? Yes, … Continue reading All Work and No Pay