Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

When I travel by myself I can feel my anxiety creep in that I try to temper down.

Maybe I’m just a nervous person in general. Of course, it’s nice to have a travel buddy and someone to share experiences with, but I’ve also learned that traveling by myself has helped me grow and gain independence.

And when I come home, I enjoy sharing the travel stories that only I can really tell.

How taking care of my plants helps me take care of myself

I have ferns, succulents, cacti and more, and they all require special care

I used to hide my dad’s addiction. Now I can talk about it, but I’m still learning how to cope.

Recently, I realized I needed to let go of the weight of this secret

I used to think I wasn’t like other girls. Here’s why that was all wrong.

A lot of us are conditioned to be unhappy with the idea of being a woman