Divorce: It’s Not Your Fault
Divorce was never a topic that came up in our family-I had never really seen my parents fight, there was no work problems, and my siblings were generally happy. So when my mother discussed divorce plans with me one night, I was completely thrown off.
7 Signs Of A Toxic Friendship
Ever feel like your existence is bothering your best friend? Or that your friendship is a one way street of you giving 100% and receiving nothing? You are most likely in a toxic friendship, and girl let me tell you, I have had my fair share of toxic friendships. It’s important you notice the signs that your friendship is toxic so you don’t let them affect you for the worse.
An Open Letter To: Incoming High School Freshman
Hello friends. We’re getting to the time of year that every parent loves and every student hates, the beginning of the school year. I know that it is a crazy and stressful time, but it is also meant to be the best time of your life. So with that being said, here are some things you need to know before starting high school.
How I Found Myself
Things never work out exactly how you expect them to. There is always a moment when something clicks and you realize that maybe you were wrong… or maybe you were right. Maybe things change for the better or the worse, but maybe, things just flip.
Letting Go and Moving On
“The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward.” ― Steve Maraboli
Not Everyone Will Like You
By clicking this blog you have either discovered that someone doesn’t like you, or you just want to read the story of a girl with every few friends. Well you’re in for a good one today. The words ‘not everyone will like you’ are some of the worst words you can hear from anyone.
10 Things I Wish I Knew In High School
If I could describe my freshman self in word, I would use naive. So naive. Because “when you’re fifteen and somebody tells you they love you, you’re gonna believe them” is not the only thing I wish I knew when I was fifteen
Gotta Catch ‘Em All
If you’re like me you gotta catch ‘em all. The brand new craze is Pokémon GO, and the team at SGS is loving it. The idea of the game is to get people up and active to find all the Pokémon they can. No more playing from the comfort of your own home – the game is fun, gets people up and active, and has many exciting and fun features, in which you can hunt, farm, battle, and win Pokémon prizes.
Public Speaking 101
I have learned so many things about myself that I wouldn’t have learned if I had never started public speaking. I learned how much I value perfection, friendship, winning and support from my loved ones. If you ever have the chance to do speak competitively, whether it’s in middle school, high school or college – definitely do it.
How To Love Yourself
How does someone not know who he or she is? Shouldn’t I be the person who knows myself best? It wasn’t until I was 19 years old that I realized I had no clue of the type of person I was, what I stood for (if anything), and where I was going.