Back to blogging

Back to blogging

Hello everyone! You may not have noticed, but I was on a two-month hiatus.¬† I wish I could tell you that I was vamping up my blog or guest-posting like crazy, but the truth is that I’ve just been a bad blogger. Similar to the government, I just felt the need to shut down for … Continue reading

The 5 Facebook friends every 20-something has

The 5 Facebook friends every 20-something has

Remember when you would scroll through your Facebook newsfeed to find drunken photos from theme parties and statuses complaining about finals? Well those days are gone, 20-something friends. Your party-loving, class-taking friends have left. Who has replaced them? A group of people whose status updates are as diverse as they are annoying. Yes, your Facebook … Continue reading

My one-year bloggerversary

My one-year bloggerversary

Out of curiosity, I clicked on my very first blog post to see when it was written only to find that I penned that intro post exactly one year ago today. So of course I need to write a bloggerversary post! I actually remember feeling down about myself and my inability to find full-time work … Continue reading

The dangers of Bitchy Resting Face

The dangers of Bitchy Resting Face

Bitchy Resting Face is a real phenomenon, and it can be hazardous to your everyday life. If you haven’t watched the YouTube video that has prompted serious discussions about Bitchy Resting Face, then take ¬†look at this PSA: Obviously this video is meant as a joke; BRF isn’t really a serious disorder. Or is it? … Continue reading

Be a hero: Adopt an adult

Be a hero: Adopt an adult

For the past year or so, I’ve been volunteering on and off at a local animal shelter. I was really involved with the community relations department for about six months during my unemployment, but I decided to stop volunteering when three part-time jobs came rolling in at once. Recently I’ve began volunteering again. Every Monday, … Continue reading

Thoughts on turning 25

Thoughts on turning 25

I’m feeling a little weirded out by all of the birthday blog posts I’ve been seeing lately. Not because birthdays weird me out (well, they kind of do), but because my birthday was last week. What are the chances that a majority of bloggers I follow have late May birthdays? I hadn’t planned on writing … Continue reading

Post-grad life: Welcome to the cave

Post-grad life: Welcome to the cave

These past few weeks my Facebook newsfeed has been flooded with photos of friends wearing caps, gowns and huge smiles. Congratulations, graduated friends! Right now you’re celebrating the end of exams and classes while mourning the end of an era. You may have said tearful goodbyes to some of your friends and fondest campus locations, … Continue reading