The best advice I can give anyone dealing with a new phase in life is to just embrace it, because you’re never going to get it back.
Once again, my relationship has reached an impasse. A big, scary, hard-as-rock, impasse that neither of our inexperienced new-adult brains have no idea how to navigate around. Basically, to keep a very long story very, very short, the mountain we’ve run into is: his career path is taking him to a different state while mine is keeping me here.
It’s funny how seemingly unrelated things align in a way that means something to only you, and only at that moment in time. Lately, I’ve been seeing this inspirational quote going around Facebook: “The older I get, the more selective I am about who is in my tribe. I would rather have four quarters than… Continue reading Friendships are Hard Now That We’re Adults
When my boyfriend and I first got together, one of the first things I told him was, “I really don’t like facial hair. At all.” Know what he told me? “I’m never shaving my beard.” Somewhere along the road, I grew to accept the short beard he kept, even prefer it. (Once, he completely shaved the… Continue reading A Girlfriend’s Guide to an Irresistible Beard