Personal Diary · Uncategorized

Having a Life While Attending University ?

I often find it REALLY tough to balance school and leisure. I often either spend too much time trying to relax and enjoy myself so I procrastinate or too much time studying, so I burn out. I really wish that it was a skill that I developed while I grew up, but to be quite… Continue reading Having a Life While Attending University ?

Long Distance Relationship · Uncategorized

Does Age Matter? | Four Questions to Consider

When I first started dating Gerald I was really guilty of hesitating before telling anyone his age and he was exactly the same with his friends and family. We just didn’t know if being in a long distance relationship AND having a huge age gap would be a deal breaker for those close to us.… Continue reading Does Age Matter? | Four Questions to Consider

Health & Beauty · Uncategorized

How to Make Stress Your Friend, Not Your Enemy.

Today in my Adult Developmental Psychology class I learned something really interesting: believing stress is harmful for your health increases your risk of dying by a massive statistical amount. Stress kills more people than skin cancer. Believing it is bad predisposes you to CVD (Cardiovascular Disease). You can learn how to limit this by believing… Continue reading How to Make Stress Your Friend, Not Your Enemy.

Long Distance Relationship · Uncategorized

Fears I Overcame in my Long Distance Relationship

You’re hundreds to thousands of miles away from your partner, wondering what they are doing, where they are, who they are with and if they are thinking about you. Maybe you’re thinking that things would be much easier if you lived in the same city. You wouldn’t be so paranoid, right? A relationship would be… Continue reading Fears I Overcame in my Long Distance Relationship