Quick Update — What I’ve Been Up To and Blog Relaunch

Hey ya’ll! I just wanted to come on here today and give you an update about everything that’s been going on and why I haven’t written in a while. So, a lot of things have happened in the last couple of months. I’ve been dealing with a pretty bad bout of anxiety that has been … More Quick Update — What I’ve Been Up To and Blog Relaunch

Sentimental Sunday: Childhood Family Dinners and Nonna’s Pasta Sauce

Today, I woke up feeling nostalgic. When I was a kid, I remember Sunday being my favorite day of the week. I’d wake up to the smell of my Nonna’s pasta sauce filling up the entire house. Even if I had my bedroom door closed, the savory aroma of spices would somehow seep through and … More Sentimental Sunday: Childhood Family Dinners and Nonna’s Pasta Sauce

Traumatized by my Last Job: Why I Finally Had to Quit and Signs Your Workplace Might be TOXIC !

I never wanted to be a recruiter. That career option certainly didn’t come to mind during college as I wrote analytical essays about Victorian texts or conducted research for my senior seminar topic. The job kind of just fell onto my lap; in fact, it was one of the first jobs that I got contacted … More Traumatized by my Last Job: Why I Finally Had to Quit and Signs Your Workplace Might be TOXIC !

Putting Too Much Pressure on Myself + Small Goals for the Week

Hey my darling readers ❤ I wasn’t sure what I wanted to talk about this week but there has been something on my mind that I wanted to discuss….and that’s the fact that I’ve been putting way too much pressure on myself and it’s really getting the best of me. Ever since I was a … More Putting Too Much Pressure on Myself + Small Goals for the Week

First Time Going to a Wedding with my Boyfriend + Makeup Look!

Hey there, lovely readers! I had a pretty great weekend–it was a nice break from everything. As I’ve mentioned in a couple of previous posts, I’ve been dealing with a pretty intense bout of anxiety so it was a lot of fun dolling myself up and going out with my boyfriend and his family. Alejandro’s … More First Time Going to a Wedding with my Boyfriend + Makeup Look!

5 Sketchy Things to Watch Out for While Job Searching

Job hunting sure ain’t easy. It can take months or years to find the “perfect fit” or even a “fine-fit-for now.” This is true whether you’re a wide-eyed, recent college grad looking for their first “real” job or an experienced business professional wanting to make a career change. When I first graduated college, I was slapped … More 5 Sketchy Things to Watch Out for While Job Searching

When Missing Someone Physically Hurts: A Smiling Man and his Yellow Bungalow

I miss him. More than anyone I’ve ever missed before. I miss his dark eyes, I miss the way they’d crinkle whenever he smiled. I miss his laugh the most, I think. It was a loud laugh and it echoed throughout the house. When he found something particularly funny, his smile would travel to his … More When Missing Someone Physically Hurts: A Smiling Man and his Yellow Bungalow