Reflections

Behold, the powers of sisterhood

I was scrolling through Instagram aimlessly today and one of my favorite blogs, HelloGiggles, posted a quote: “Female friendships that work are relationships in which women help each other belong to themselves”-Louise Bernikow. This quote could not have crossed my path at a better time. Lately, I’ve been doing a lot of reflecting on life… Continue reading Behold, the powers of sisterhood

Reflections

Cracking the perfectionist shell by taking a year off life

Good, not great? Great, not fabulous? Fabulous, not mondo-fabulous?-Lorelai from Gilmore Girls I have recently been talking a lot about how I sick of reading articles about twenty somethings going through a “quarter-life crisis” and trying to figure out their lives. Countless blog posts and articles talk about the 10 things that are too real… Continue reading Cracking the perfectionist shell by taking a year off life

Reflections

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert is more than your typical self-help book

“So this, I believe, is the central question upon which all creative living hinges: Do you have the courage to bring forth the treasures that are hidden within you?”  Preach, Liz Gilbert. Preach. Very few books these days have the powerful ability to leave a person completely in question of everything about their lives. However,… Continue reading Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert is more than your typical self-help book

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Illegal Abortions and Banned Pregnancy: The Lack of Reproductive Choices in El Salvador

It has been in the news lately about the spread of the Zika virus, which is transferred through mosquito bites. The World Health Organization are quoted as saying that the Zika virus is “spreading explosively” and since the confirmation of the virus in over 5 US citizens, the United States government has warned against pregnant… Continue reading Illegal Abortions and Banned Pregnancy: The Lack of Reproductive Choices in El Salvador