self-love Tag

I’m an introvert by nature. I always have been. So, being around large amounts of people for extended periods of time is really draining for me. Don’t get me wrong, I like people. I’ve even had amazing conversations that lasted for hours with complete strangers...

I’m old enough to remember a time before everyone had a cellphone, so I’m definitely comfortable without having it attached to me 24/7. There have even been periods in my adult life where I’ve gone without it for two or three months for various reason,...

There’s an English comedian that I really like called Michael McIntyre. I’ve only ever seen clips from his stand-ups while scrolling through Facebook. I’m not sure how FB started recommending his videos to me, but I’m definitely happy that they did. Whenever the fan page...

I’ve been going to the same church since the second grade. When I first started going to church there, my mother would pick out the clothes that I wore. When I was really little, my outfits usually consisted of frilly dresses. Since I was a...

As many of you know, I am a big fan of musicals. When I was a kid, I used to perform in school plays. I was in a play almost every year from second grade until I graduated from the eighth grade. Sometimes I had...

A lot of emphasis is placed on physical appearance. When we’re kids (way before we’re exposed to media images of real women) we get to see how “special” beautiful women are in the cartoons that we watch. Belle from Beauty and the Beast is literally...

Siblings are great. If you’re close enough in age, they usually wind up being some of your first friends. Since they’re always around, it’s pretty easy to spend time with them, and all of that time together can actually end up blossoming into a friendship....