Why I Really Quit My Job

Why I Really Quit My Job

I have written a few posts on here mentioning my time as a paralegal. I’ve said things like “It wasn’t a good fit” and “I wasn’t happy there.” Those things aren’t wrong, but there’s more to the story. Now that it has been many months since this all happened, I think...
Growing Up is Hard: 5 Things You Learn When You Move Out

Growing Up is Hard: 5 Things You Learn When You Move Out

I feel like the majority of high school students can’t wait until the day they move out. They can’t wait for the freedom from their parents and the ability to do what they want, when they want. I moved out a little before I finished high school and learned what it’s...
Growing Up is Hard: Is College Right for Me?

Growing Up is Hard: Is College Right for Me?

Remember back in high school when everyone was talking about what college they applied to and which one they were going to pick? My high school even had a wall dedicated to the seniors, with their portraits printed on an 8.5”x11” and all of the colleges listed that...
The Fight to be Authentic

The Fight to be Authentic

In these last couple of months away from Wine and Write, I’ve learned a lot about myself and this blog– particularly in being authentic. With everything life has thrown my way this summer, it was hard not to learn something along the way. The Break Wine and...
How to Push Through Lack of Motivation

How to Push Through Lack of Motivation

When you become incredibly busy, it’s hard to take a break. You become so focused on the tasks on hand, that you convince yourself you don’t have time for pleasure. But what happens when you don’t take these breaks? You crack. Your tasks become daunting, and you...
How to Organize Your Life With Trello

How to Organize Your Life With Trello

Since being full time at my job, I’ve learned a lot about how to organize– especially when it comes to balancing work with a blog and a relationship. Oh, and don’t forget family, errands, and chores. Life is a mess, but it doesn’t seem so bad when you start...