Skincare ✧・゚: *✧・゚:*

Since my freshman year of high school (to current day as a junior in college) I’ve struggled with acne. Cystic, blackheads, whiteheads…. you name it. I would visit the dermatologist often, trying Accutane, Tretinoin, and oral medications. These all ended up working for a few months, then pretty soon the acne would come back even…

An Open Letter to my Mom

Dear Mom, Words cannot explain my endless abundance of love for you but I thought I would try. I want to start off by saying that I cherish you and our relationship more than anything else in this world. The bond we’ve had since the day you brought me into existence has been the most…

Comparison; thief of joy

The difference between people in real life vs their image on Social media can be major. Don’t compare yourself to a picture someone edited of themselves, realize that everyone wants to be portrayed to people in their own way. Comparison can be so detrimental and toxic, leaving you wondering things like why you can’t be…

« Deep breaths, you got this »

Bad days are inevitable. Things both in and out your control can sometimes cause you frustration, exhaustion, anxieties and everything in between. When feeling the way do you while having bad day, it’s important to remember that you’re human. Negative feelings, while seemingly uncomfortable and never ending at the time, need to be treated as…

Adventures in Europe ⊰ ⊰ *Part four*

Our last leg of the trip would be spent in the Lazio region and Italy’s capitol, Rome. We flew from Barcelona, Spain to the Leonardo da Vinci Airport in Fiumicino. From the airport, my mom and I were driven to our hotel in the heart of Rome. On the road, our driver gave us a…