Depression Doesn’t Discriminate: My Battle With the Monster

November 22, 2017 My stomach sounds like it’s talking to me as I roll over in bed. I should get up and make breakfast… except it isn’t morning, it’s 3:41pm and I haven’t moved. The only force stronger than my stomach growls is my urge to stay in bed. I’m aware that I’m hungry, but…

The New Awkward Years: How to Adult When You Just Don’t Want to

There’s something so refreshing yet daunting about the transition between being a young adult to full blown adulting. I’m talking early bed time, suddenly can’t function without coffee, sticking to a budget type adulting. Just like any transition period, it’s easy to feel lost in direction and start comparing your journey to others’. Especially if…

Jet Set G: Beijing, China

Back in March of this year I stumbled upon an opportunity to teach English in China while living there for an extended period of time & learning the culture through a program called Mind Xplorer. Without second guessing it, I applied and was accepted! I spent the entire month of June in China’s capital, Beijing…