Making a choice is a daunting task. Uncertainties over whether it’s right or wrong or whether you’re choosing it for the right reasons always surface. I say it’s always a gamble. Continue reading
When most of us think about body size and body image issues there’s a stereotypical body we think of, there’s a specific situation we tend to gravitate to: the girl who wants to lose weight or wants to look like the models in the magazines. There’s this idea that every woman wants to lose weight or “trim a few inches here and there” and that every man wants to gain muscle and be big and buff. Unfortunately, that only covers a very limited spectrum of the many ways body image issues can present themselves, specially in regards to body size.
First, let’s get the housecleaning out of the way: Happy New Year!!
Hope you guys had a wonderful holiday season and are feeling refreshed and renewed and ready to take on 2016!!
When I started this blog I wanted it to be a visual diary and aid while I was trying to pin down what my true style was and create a beautifully curated wardrobe. I’ve definitely honed in on what I want to look like and have collected a few good wardrobe staples this past year but I wanted to take this journey a bit further. With the new year come new projects and opportunities and I wanted to focus on taking this space to the next level. Continue reading
It’s hard to recognize or accept how awesome we are sometimes. Continue reading
I remember being younger and not understanding why people wouldn’t just get out of their “feelings” and just move on with life. Like, how long can you be “sad” for? Well, how does a couple of months sound? Continue reading
Comfort zones should be renamed to growth-less zones because that’s exactly what happens when you stay in them. You get wrapped up in doing the same things you’ve always done, hanging out with the same people you’ve always hung out with, repeating patters, getting stuck in old habits and just not really doing much. Not living, not creating, not growing! Continue reading
I remember being happy and excited the day I took these pictures but this week has been… weird. I guess it’s that old student/new semester syndrome where I’m annoyed because not only are the holidays over but the entire summer is over and then there’s all the excitement of new students and fresh people moving in and I’m just like… When can I leave? Continue reading