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.
Am I too young, or am I too old? Millennials are being pushed and pulled in a dozen different directions all at the same time, and every direction is the “right way to go,” according to someone else. So how do we know?
The stress involved with “making the right decisions” came up in a conversation I had with a very good friend this weekend. We are both facing huge, life-altering decisions and having to hope that we make the right choices for both our present and future selves. I’m here to tell you (and also to keep reminding myself) that no matter what you choose, it is the right decision.
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.
I got this little gem at the I Heart Denver store and am still as in love with it as the day I saw it. I got it as I was struggling through college and was just really confused about where I was at in life, especially compared to where my peers were at in… Continue reading You Are Exactly Where You’re Supposed To Be
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