It’s Nice to be Nice: The Weight of Our Words
There have been things said to me over the years that have cut me like a knife and I carry those scars with me. I can still remember what was said, how it made me feel, and what it feels like to recall them. I…
To the Woman Whose Soul Burns Bright
To the woman whose soul burns bright, but differently than the othersâ€¦ you are so much more than most can handle and thatâ€™s ok. You see the beauty of life and show gratitude for the universe and all itâ€™s blessings. You not only feel the…
The Shadow of Lost Love: An Abrazine Exclusive
Justina Carubia, editor-in-chief of Abrazine, dedicated the fall issue to the theme of â€œshadowsâ€. At the time of the announcement, I was going through a major life shift. The show I was working on was not renewed, I had broken up with my boyfriend…
Keeping Your Identity in a Relationship
Itâ€™s easy to lose ourselves. I lost myself at my job in Los Angeles. Everything that made me fun, everything that was important to me changed. Becoming a shell of yourself can happen easily and itâ€™s also kind of sneaky. I woke up one morning…
Better Together: The Importance of a Romantic Getaway
As a couple, my boyfriend and I have been in a work fog. Up at 6am, out the door by 7:30, and then we donâ€™t see each other for about 12 hours between work and commutes. Most days, I feel like I wake up, go…
Soul Fitster: What Is It and How Do You Find One?
Soul Fitster: Itâ€™s similar to a Soul Sister, but this one pushes you to be the best version of yourself, mind, body, and soul. Here is how to find one of your own, and here I also share some of my personal favorites!
Saturn Return: 29 Thoughts for Your 29th Birthday
If you’re turning 29, you may be asking yourself “I’m almost 30… what am I doing with my life”? 29 is the age to choose YOUR life path and follow it, no matter how crazy or lonely it may be. 29 is your time to shine. Here are my 29 Thoughts for your 29th Birthday.
A Little Romance
Anyone that’s ever been in a long-term relationship understands the comfort you feel with one another after a while. I know everyone freaks out over the idea of becoming “comfortable” in a relationship, but it’s not necessarily a bad thing. Don’t you want someone that you’re comfortable with?
Love With Your Whole Heart
Love. Love is the craziest of all feelings. What I find strange about it is that it can be as all consuming as grief and hurt just as much. For those of us who have incredibly open hearts, life can sometimes suck. Loving people and things with your whole heart, with every fiber of our beings, can leave us extremely vulnerable and susceptible to unbelievable pain when this kind of love is not returned… but I wouldnâ€™t live my life any other way. This kind of love has allowed me to help myself, and most of all, help others. I always say, â€œgive of yourself, if and when you can.â€ Giving to charity is something that is very important to me, but Iâ€™m not a Rockefeller, so monetary donations canâ€™t happen as often as I’d like, but what I can give all the time is LOVE.