We Planned Our Wedding In Another State Before We Got Engaged

In mid-November, my boyfriend and I began planning our wedding, even though we weren’t engaged! We’re living in TN, but are originally from PA, so we decided to have our wedding in our home state. So, the planning began by googling “Beautiful Places to have a wedding in PA” and Moonstone Manor popped out! We were thrilled to find something within an hour of looking … Continue reading We Planned Our Wedding In Another State Before We Got Engaged

Confused Millennials at 26 and 27

I am 26 years old and I graduated almost 3 years ago. I’ve had internships, have done tons of freelance gigs and have had a couple full-time jobs. And, I am content with my full-time job right now, but it doesn’t mean I’ll stay in the position forever. Ideally, I’d like to work for a health and fitness magazine writing about workout routines, focusing on … Continue reading Confused Millennials at 26 and 27

I Interned for Two Magazines In New York City and It Was Scary

Not too many girls can say they were fortunate enough to intern for not one, but two magazines in the Big Apple. I mean, you see Instagram photos from gals who work for magazines and yearn to steal their job. There’s always a possibility to meet celebrities, you receive the coolest beauty products and have one-on-one convos with editors who provide you with the best … Continue reading I Interned for Two Magazines In New York City and It Was Scary

Why It Didn’t Bother Me That I Didn’t Go Home For Thanksgiving

One of my friends texted me the other day and asked if I was coming home for Thanksgiving and I simply said, “no.”  She then asked if my parents were visiting and I said “no,” again.  She went ahead and said how terrible that sounded and to be honest, if I only lived away from home for 3 months and this happened, I’d probably be … Continue reading Why It Didn’t Bother Me That I Didn’t Go Home For Thanksgiving

What Most People Will Never Understand About Quiet People

Ever since I was young, I’ve always been quiet and shy. I think I was born shy. Sure, I had plenty of friends when I was a kid, but I was always known as the “quiet girl” who didn’t say too much. Now that I look back, as quiet as I was, I still made friends. No, I didn’t have friends coming out of my … Continue reading What Most People Will Never Understand About Quiet People

Thank You For Being So Selfless: A Letter To My Parents To Thank You For Everything

Dear Parents: Being born into a middle-class family taught me how to appreciate life.  It taught me how to work hard and earn money the right way.  I know you guys never had millions of dollars, but that was fine by me because at a young age, I watched as you struggled– at times– and still raised us 3 to be the best we could … Continue reading Thank You For Being So Selfless: A Letter To My Parents To Thank You For Everything