Lessons Learned

     Okay, this isn’t the first and last time you’re going to hear this: 2020 is rough. With natural disasters, global pandemics, white supremacy, and a ton of other shitty things we’ve seen occur this year we can say that it truly sucks. However, I genuinely believe that it could get better, I mean … Continue reading Lessons Learned

Mirror Mirror

I’ve found them. My person. My other half. My everything. I’ve found them after 8 years of searching. They’ve made Breathing Spring seem like child’s play as I find myself preferring the sound of the rain over a bright spring day or the moon’s delicate energy over the booming sun’s. I never got to finish … Continue reading Mirror Mirror

Rainy Day Cafe

     Sitting in warm cafe observing the people around me, I answer my own personal questions about life. The cold and rainy weather has brought in a lot of new customers to be victims of my people watching (and slight judging). Of course, there’s the one person who’s glued to their phone and is … Continue reading Rainy Day Cafe

Powerful.

     I’d like to start this off by apologizing for my lack of posts. I’m here to update you on my life and give you that monthly dose of “Jan Positivity” that you didn’t know you needed until now. I’m completely open about my mental health because they are plenty of people who get … Continue reading Powerful.

Yes, it’s a sh*tty world. Here’s how we’ll fix it.

     It’s 2019 y’all. Let me say that again… IT’S 2019. Why are we still having issues with equality? Why are we still having issues with acceptance? Why are we ignoring the issues with the environment? This shouldn’t be a problem, this is a new generation. The reason our environment has suffered is because … Continue reading Yes, it’s a sh*tty world. Here’s how we’ll fix it.

Advice From Your Favorite Sophomore

5 things to stop before you get to college Sorry to be a downer but let me just say, high school doesn't matter as much as it feels like it does. Once you graduate, your entire world shifts and you have so much more freedom and responsibilities cause when you're in high school... most of … Continue reading Advice From Your Favorite Sophomore

20 Healthy Ways to Cope with Stress

     Hey lovelies, we have about a month left until school starts up again and I wanted to remind you guys that this is a place where you can find some good stress relief. We all say that we know how to cope with stress but when you’re in a situation where you’re about … Continue reading 20 Healthy Ways to Cope with Stress

Beautiful Mind, Beautiful Soul, Beautiful Body

     Everyday it changes. You wake up, look in the mirror and you either feel beautiful or you see all of your insecurities in a microscope. Sometimes the insecurities change but they’re usually the same. Your nose is “too big”. Your stomach “isn’t skinny”. You have “too much acne”. But I want you to … Continue reading Beautiful Mind, Beautiful Soul, Beautiful Body

Hanging On

Hi lovelies so here’s an update on my life this week: I started training for my new job at IHOP (it has been hectic and exhausting), I’ve been in this horrible funk, I’ve made new friends, and I’ve learned to appreciate my alone time so much more. Monday will be my first official day of … Continue reading Hanging On