I still don’t know how to be an adult (according to the internet)

There are a lot of things you realize during your 27th year—rent also means bills, you have to make appointments to meet friends, and by 25 you should be getting pap smears. The last one took an awkward conversation with my mother to realize. But they all had two things in common—time and money, two …

I’m 25 and I Don’t Know If I’m An Adult Yet

Most sitcoms and movies geared towards millennials have shown that our 20’s are the messiest part of our lives. It is a time where we try to figure out who we are and who want to be. An era where we make the worst financial and career decisions in order to find the best ones.  …

LGBTQIA+ Cartoons I Wish I had as a Kid Every Saturday Morning

Seeing two women or two men on screen does not make you gay. If it did then all the years of hetero-normative entertainment should’ve made us all straight. Yet here I am, bisexual, queer fem dating a gender-fluid boy. If anything, all the “straight” cartoons made me more bisexual than straight. Shego from Kim Possible and …

5 Podcasts to Spark Your Creativity (While Staying Indoors)

Being creative can be a frustrating process and one solution is to turn away from all the gloom in the world and listen to podcasts that can kick the creative energy inside of you.

January Thoughts & Insights: Redesigning My Life Map

It is the end of a decade. We either start out fresh and hit a reset hoping that 2019 will disappear in the rewind of our memories. Whatever way you choose to spend 2020, allow yourself to start something new or redefine what it means to kick in the new year. If 2018 was my …

Lessons I Learned From My 3-Week Dream Job Turned Nightmare

Earlier this year, I landed my dream job. It was a job I’ve wanted since high school and I couldn’t believe they even hired me. But I forgot to wear my rose-tinted glasses on my first day because my dream job turned into a nightmare. I tried to see the brighter side of things but …

The Rude Awakening of Adulthood

What do you want to be when you grow up? If you asked my 15-year-old self she would give you a straight answer. Ask my 18-year-old self and she will tell you she’s gearing herself towards one specific goal. But if you ask me now, all I can tell you is that I do not …