Feeling white collar at a blue-collar job

Last year, I wrote a post called Feeling blue collar at a white-collar job. My goal with that post was to inspire those who feel unimportant at their current jobs. However, I’ve also received feedback from a lot of people feeling the opposite way. They feel stuck or like they’re outgrowing their jobs. So if […]

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I know appearance matters, and I still don’t care. Here’s why.

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Quick side note: It’s so nice to get back to what I originally started this blog for—speaking my truth through creative writing. Today, I’ll be writing about why appearance has never been a big deal to me. Let me start by saying that dressing like a slob everyday isn’t OK either. But going out of […]

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Millennials: The anxious generation

picture of a sad girl

Millennials have been called a lot of things, but I gotta say, the “anxious generation” is a new one for me. How crazy is it that we are more likely to suffer from mental health disorders than our predecessors? Or maybe…we’re just more likely to talk about it. A 2015 study by American University said […]

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How perfectionism + fear has been affecting me

coffee mug that says "good enough"

Have you ever felt like you weren’t good enough at work? Like you do everything as close to perfect as you can and  you still get in trouble for menial things? I’ve REALLY been feeling like that lately. It kind of reminds me of high school. I recall one time making all As and one […]

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