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Why You Need A Social Media Detox

Why You Need A Social Media Detox

A few years ago there was this annoying trend of people who would announce that they were deleting their Facebook every five minutes. After a few occurrences of this, we on the receiving end of the drama just knew it was a ploy for attention (an annoying one at that). Now… as I’ve matured a great… read more »

My Tattoo Story: The Truth Behind My Art

My Tattoo Story: The Truth Behind My Art

I have six tattoos. For some (for most) the idea of someone who looks like me having tattoos… let alone having SIX of them is often baffling. Most often, the first question I hear is: “Why are you mutilating your body?”. Being an English teacher and all… I love words. I love the power they have,… read more »

How I’m Celebrating My 10,000th Day

How I’m Celebrating My 10,000th Day

So since I reached the midway point of my twenties I’ve been avoiding overtly celebrating my birthday. For my 26th birthday I completely disregarded the fact that I even had a birthday and went into hibernation mode when the day arrived. But for quite some time I’ve always been intrigued (almost to the point of… read more »

27 Books To Read At Age 27

27 Books To Read At Age 27

I made a goal for myself on my 27th birthday that I would read 27 books that I’ve never read completely for myself. It can be difficult as a teacher to read for yourself but I thought it was important to at least try. Over the summer I decided to read five books I’ve never… read more »

Top 40 Books To Read This Summer

Top 40 Books To Read This Summer

Summer may very well be on the way but there is still time to lounge around and cuddle up to a book instead of mindless reality TV. If you’re anything like me and not too fond of rereading books you’ve already read you’ve landed in the right place. I’ve been searching high and low this… read more »