What it Means to be an Unconventional Person

There are people in this world who know what they want out of life, go for it, and stick with it. They’re those picturesque “American Dream” kind of people whose lives are wrapped up in a beautiful bow, and things tend to go fairly smoothly for them. Now, I’m not saying there’s anything wrong with … Continue Reading

To The Employers Of The 21st Century

To the employers of the 21st century: Here is a how-to guide to employing a Millennial. We’re a hot commodity because of our technological savvy, our boundless energy, and new style of creativity, and we’re excited to work for you. However, we come at a price. It’s a pretty low price, in my opinion, and … Continue Reading

How To Stay Healthy In Winter

Winter can be a challenge, especially when it comes to staying healthy, and I don’t just mean in terms of body weight.    Use your feet. Ditch the elevator and take the stairs when you need to go somewhere. Instead of sending that email or picking up the phone, take a walk to visit the … Continue Reading

Be a Priority, Not an Option

People have been telling me for a long time that I should never settle for anything less than I deserve. I think most were referring to my love life but I’ve used it as a guideline for pretty much all of my life choices. Honestly, it took me a decent amount of time to even … Continue Reading

3 Things That Make You Sound Inexperienced in an Interview

The trick is in the application of your limited experiences to multiple situations. If your resume is accurate then the interviewer already knows how many years you have (or haven’t been) in the business, so focus on what you do have and avoid the following phrases. 1. “I don’t know.” Maybe you don’t actually know, … Continue Reading

Top 5 Qualities In A Significant Other

Anyway, back to dating. Although it’s not my favorite thing to do, I still eventually want to be in a committed, healthy relationship and that requires some form of dating first. This leads us to the next issue: finding someone I want to spend that much time with, while also being so physically attractive that … Continue Reading

How to Be a Great Roommate

 There’s something to be said for living with someone who shares your bloodline that will still love you even if you’re messy, forget to do your dishes, or take too long in the shower. Being a good roommate isn’t really that hard, and yet some people are truly terrible at it. Here are some ways … Continue Reading

Do Opposites Attract?

We see it all the time on screen: the cute girl next door goes for the bad boys and her dad gets upset but all she can say is “I can’t help it, opposites attract.” I’m sure we’ve all had our “bad boy” phase in some way or another -dating people who are so completely … Continue Reading

How To Combat Daily Stress

Stress can come from anywhere. Here are someways to keep it from getting the best of you.   Treat yourself. It doesn’t have to be anything huge, or it can. If you’re due for a massage, go for it! Or just go for a nice walk, pet a puppy, buy yourself an ice cream cone. … Continue Reading