How To Navigate Life Changes

Fear of change is pretty much universal. Nobody likes the unknown, and everyone gets comfortable with what they are used to. But inevitably, our life will change whether we like it or not. Some changes are expected, and others are a total shock to us. I don’t have any data to back this up, but […]

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I Started a YouTube Channel!

Today is a very exciting day, because I finally faced my fears, took a risk, and did something that is very much outside of my comfort zone: I STARTED A YOUTUBE CHANNEL! This is something I’ve been thinking about doing for a long time now, but every time I really thought about it, I got […]

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Explore With Me: Las Vegas, Nevada

Last month I visited Las Vegas for the first time with two of my friends, so I wanted to share some photos and talk about my experience. Vegas is somewhere I knew I wanted to visit at least once in my life, and I’m glad I finally did it! Day One We arrived in Las […]

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Lower Your Expectations

A few months ago I was thinking about the idea of expectations, and I realized that feelings of disappointment often stem from our expectations not being met, and that if we learned to do two key things, we could avoid a lot of disappointment in life. When it comes to relationships, we should learn to […]

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Explore With Me: Fort Worth, TX

I finally took my first real vacation of 2017 over Memorial Day Weekend, when my boyfriend and I went to Fort Worth for a long weekend. We left Friday morning and came back Monday afternoon, so it was the perfect length of time to get away for a while without being gone for too long. […]

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Two Years After College: What I’ve Learned

Tomorrow marks exactly two years since I walked across the stage at Texas Christian University to accept my diploma for a Bachelor of Science in Strategic Communication. It’s crazy to think that two years have already passed, but at the same time, college seems like ages ago. As I was reflecting on the past two years, […]

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Explore With Me: Wineries in Fredericksburg, TX

Last weekend I got the chance to check “wine tasting” off of my bucket list. My friend Heather invited me to join her and two other friends to drive to Fredericksburg, Texas (a small town about an hour and a half west of Austin) for a fun day of wine tasting! I’d always wanted to explore […]

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Table Talk Tuesday With Jessica Short

Another Tuesday, another Table Talk. My next guest is someone who I have thoroughly enjoyed chatting with over the past few weeks, and after hearing her answers to the following questions, I realized we have even more in common than I thought! Help me give a warm, virtual welcome to Jess. Do you remember the moment […]

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It’s Okay To Say ‘No’

The past few months I’ve been practicing saying ‘yes’ to more things in life. From opportunities like attending CitySTRONG and organizing a Meetup group, to friends asking me to go to a concert with them, saying ‘yes’ has lead to a lot more fulfillment in my social life. I could definitely write an entire blog […]

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Be Proud of Yourself: Part 2

I was looking back on some of my old blog posts to get inspiration for what I should write about next, and I came across my Be Proud of Yourself post, which is one of my favorites I’ve ever written. It’s short and sweet, but gets the point across. It gave me the idea to […]

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