The Truth About Social Media: Depression, Reality, and Acceptance

The Truth About Social Media: Depression, Reality, and Acceptance

Social Media is a great place to network, to keep in touch, to stalk our exes, to reconnect, and to promote business. It has provided us with a world of endless possibilities. The Problem Unfortunately social media has led to a lack off authenticity. This lack of authenticity has created a void.. a pit.. of [...]

Five Things I Would Tell My Younger Self

Five Things I Would Tell My Younger Self

Dear Younger Me, Friendships You don't know this yet, but over the next ten years of your life you are going to have a revolving door of people that come in and out of your life. Most of which never stick around, and a few that stick around to long. This sucks, but you get [...]

Treat Yourself To Some Positive Affirmations

Treat Yourself To Some Positive Affirmations

Affirmations encourage positive thinking. They consist of anything you repeatedly say to yourself, whether it be out loud, in your head, or written on a page. Affirmations can inspire us, motivate us, or help us overcome those negative thoughts that may be poisoning our minds. Some of my daily affirmations: Everything I need to succeed [...]

Why Embracing Failure Leads to Success

Why Embracing Failure Leads to Success

As someone, who has put their dream of going to law school on hold, to pursue something that I believe will lead to a more fulfilling life. I have now been getting asked time and time again... "What if you fail?" Here is the thing. I hope I fail, because every single time I fail, [...]

Ambition: The Drive That Helps Us Reach Our Goals

Ambition: The Drive That Helps Us Reach Our Goals

In hopes to start the New Year off right, let's talk about ambition. Definition: a strong desire to gain a particular objective; specif., the drive to succeed, or to gain fame, power, wealth, etc. "Ambition." YourDictionary. LoveToKnow. http://www.yourdictionary.com/AMBITION. If I am being honest, ambition is something that is in all of us, and when paired with [...]

Mindful Monday:Happiness is a Choice

Mindful Monday:Happiness is a Choice

Once upon a time someone told me..... " I can't be the one to always make you happy, you have to be able to make yourself happy on your own"-My Ex It took me months after hearing this to actually understand what this person meant, because obviously I sat there like... "What? Of course you [...]

Five Things You Should Do Before The New Year

Five Things You Should Do Before The New Year

New year, new me season is around the corner. So, raise your hand if you're going to get in shape this year. Okay... Now raise your hand if you said that last year too. You should probably keep reading. I'd like us all to vow, to not be those A-holes, who wait until January 1st [...]

Post Christmas Gratitude

Post Christmas Gratitude

Well, we did it again! Made it through the holiday season. Adios Christmas, see you in 2020. It was so nice of you to take my bank account with you on your way out. Literally jumping with joy at the idea of not having to attend another large family gathering for at least another 11 [...]

About Me: Bluntly Bri

About Me: Bluntly Bri

Hi there, Let me introduce myself. My name is Bri. I am extremely new to this so bare with me. If someone I knew were to describe me in five words they would say I am funny, intelligent, inappropriate(sometimes crude), honest(open book) and big-hearted(all dogs welcomed). For a brief amount of my younger years I [...]

Dear 24,

Dear 24,

We loved, we lost, we graduated college and we lived through it all. I can't believe I am about to say this.. but words cannot described how happy I am to turn another year older. Graduating college was a huge accomplishment for me, even if I took a little longer to do so. Graduating from [...]