I remember the empowerment and nerves I felt from sharing this photo 2 years ago.
“Good for you! Be you, boo! 😘”⠀
“That skin! Werk! 😍”⠀
“You’re beautiful, with or without makeup. ❤️”
These were 3 of 246 comments shared on my first makeup photo. Just reading these c...
Change used to make me anxious.
At a young age, I was forced to confront the thought, “I may actually die”. My illnesses were bad, so dying was a real possibility. Did I want to spend whatever days I (potentially) had left worrying if I was going to die or not? No...I wanted to spend ALL of those days enjoying the life that I lived NOW.
I’m obviously still alive and overcame this part of my life...but that way of thinking ha...
“You only have 3 months to live.” At 14 years old, life became more serious. Life became less simple. My day-to-day life revolved less around being a teen and more around staying alive. That’s not something any teen should have to worry about, but I did. I always wondered “why me?” Why do all these other kids get to be kids when my life has to be so difficult? That’s when it hit me. This is MY life. This isn’t anyone else’s. I...
I’m tired of all these diets being compared. ⠀
Seriously, when did it become a competition to see which diet makes you the best human being?⠀
“Paleo? But have you you tried keto?”⠀
“You’re eating gluten-free the wrong way!” ⠀
”You’re vegetarian? Why not vegan?” ⠀
Gluten-free, vegan, paleo, keto, and whatever other new trend is out…who effin’ cares? As long as you are eating the way that makes YOU feel best, just keep doing...