& I Don’t Know How To Girl

Growing up with two brothers  (and two step-brothers), I’ve mostly been the only girl! I got the best of both worlds. I had every Barbie that you could imagine yet I would still take my brother’s WWF figurines and stomp my feet crying until they let me play flag football with them. I was a cheerleader yet I…

& The Greater Good 

Apparently there’s a lot of confusion in Kimmel’s video helping Chelsea Clinton promote Americans to serve a year in AmeriCorps. Service is something I feel passionate about so I commented on the video informing folks that national service isn’t just the army and of course someone responded that serving in AmeriCorps isn’t doing anything “good…

& Friendships

They say the older you get the more you grow a part from people. The optimist in me didn’t want to believe it though. I hold on firmly to the philosophy that you’re only as young as you think you are. Some of my friends (who are a few months younger than me) do not…

What Happened to the Music: My Rant on Fame & the Media

I hate the way the media creates these celebrities just to knock them down & bash them in the end. Celebs are not superhuman and wealth is in no way considered a superpower. Just because someone is in the spotlight doesn’t exempt them from some of the struggles that other people go through. I didn’t…

& My Birth Control Makes Me Feel Like I’m With Child

My BirthControl Makes Me Feel Like I’m With Child My Birth Control Nightmare Over the Years Forget having babies, my birth control nightmares make me want to abstain from touching another person in fear that my ovaries will break down. I’ve been on birth control since the age of sixteen and I’ve tried different types…

& MTV’s DisCONNECTED

Intense is definitely a great adjective to describe MTV’s newest digital drama “Disconnected”. I haven’t seen a movie like this ever. The characters are so real it’s hard to forget you’re watching a movie and not a reality TV Show. If you haven’t heard of it, “Disconnected” follows 4 teenagers from 4 different places who…