is mental illness a crutch?

When you struggle with a mental illness, there inevitably comes a time when you ask yourself, “Am I using my mental illness as a crutch? […] Read More

another one down: college senior reflections

So pumped to say that today I’m going home for the winter break and am DONE with this fall semester! Let me tell you, what […] Read More

Day 19: Early Mornings #GIG2017

Yesterday was about the early nights going to bed? Today is all about the early mornings to rise. Now trust me, I still don’t consider […] Read More

Day 17: Tea #GIG2017

Never did I think I’d be making this post. But here I am, eating (or sipping) my words. Tea is like many other things that […] Read More

Day 16: Disappointment #GIG2017

In the past week, I’ve gone through quite an extensive spectrum of emotions. And, appropriately, they were associated with what felt like disappointment. In myself, […] Read More

Day 15: Simplicity #GIG2017

That time of year again. One that probably actually started last night because it’s so hard to wait a few hours. As you can see, I’m not […] Read More

Day 14: Thanksgiving #GIG2017

As per request, a little tune to get us on the right foot today. Let’s face it. I kind of look over this day. Brush […] Read More

Day 13: Breath #GIG2017

Inhale…and exhale. Were you holding in your breath a little before actually reminding yourself to stay alive in tbe most basic way possible? Yeah, me, […] Read More

Day 12: Singlehood #GIG2017

I don’t know if that’s even a word, but we’re rolling with it anyways. So if you couldn’t tell already by my lack of social […] Read More

Day 11: Sustainable Farming #GIG2017

What a narrow subject for today’s time of gratitude. I myself am not overly knowledgeable about the inner workings of what makes agriculture sustainable. I […] Read More