Opening Up About Being Single

In one of my recent posts, I talked about wanting to be more vulnerable, both in my personal life and on my blog. For me, blogging is all about sharing my experiences and aiming to help others. If I can touch even just one person with my writing, I am happy. Lately, so much of […]

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Finding my voice: a journey to vulnerability

I’ve always been a private person, which I know may surprise some people considering I have a blog, and have talked about fairly personal things on here in the past. But generally speaking, I have a tough time talking to people about the difficult things that I’ve been through or am currently going through. I […]

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My Reaction to The Bachelorette Finale

If you, like me, watched the finale of The Bachelorette last night and had TOO MANY THOUGHTS, you may be able to relate to this post. If you don’t watch the ridiculous dating show, consider yourself lucky. You probably spent your Monday night doing something productive or fun. And if you’re in the small minority who […]

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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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June Recap

SD’s 5th Anniversary in Wimberly: June 1-2 I kicked off June with a few exciting anniversaries, the first of which being my company’s five year anniversary! I remember when I was an intern and we celebrated two years, so it’s pretty cool to see how far we’ve come since then. Our founder, Kristen, planned a fun getaway […]

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Long Distance Relationships

  Hi everyone! I’ve been wanting to write a blog about long distance relationships for months now, and this finally felt like the right time to talk about it. After about nine months of long distance, my boyfriend Brian and I are finally going to be living in the same city again in a couple of weeks and I couldn’t […]

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Why I Hate #Goals

There is a new trend I’ve seen lately, which is the use of the word “goals” (often used in hashtag form with a word in front of it) in association with people (often celebrities). For example, I have seen countless comments on Instagram saying “#relationshipgoals” for pictures of celebrities, friends or YouTubers and their significant others. […]

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