How to Maintain a Healthier Lifestyle vs Dieting

Over the past two years, I've been doing just that. Losing quick weight, to only gain double back and this year I wanted all of that to change. I decided to get serious and lose the weight to get to my goal so I change my whole outlook on my eating style. On the weekends, I'll give myself what I want but not too much and on the weekdays, I'm completely strict on myself. I also meal prep and I workout at least 3x or more a week. So far on my journey since the second week in January, I've lost about 15 pounds...

How to Cut Back on Spending so Much Money from One Paycheck

I'm not completely out of the red with my financial state but it's improving. I was only getting my nails done when my paycheck allowed it. I was only investing in new hair products when my paycheck allowed it. I only bought a new outfit when it was necessary and when my paycheck allowed it. But overall, I paid off my late fees of being so behind that now I can finally not be so stressed. My credit cards are closed (which is great especially that Old Navy card, lol). The plan is to be able to debt free in a year...

Growing in Your Career

For any of us, graduating college is like the biggest accomplishment ever and we all have this thought that we should be on the path to starting a new job (in our actual field), living in a new city, and have a new profound idea of freedom. BUT it never works out exactly like we imagine and that's fine. I know for me; I had to move back home with my parents, work in a career that I don't exactly like for myself, and sort of live paycheck to paycheck. I've been still searching for jobs in my field since August, and it has not been easy. You realize quickly that you have to start from the bottom and...

Finding the Balance in Professional Relationships with your Personal Friendships

Balancing your work relationships with your personal friendships can be very challenging but if you want to make it work to be able to spend time with each person you care about, it will take some adjusting. I do say after figuring out how to split your time with your professional and personal relationships...

5 Life Lessons To Know In Your Twenties

Even though I'm in the beginning stages of my 20s, I have already learned some of life's most crucial and cruel lessons that you can learn in your twenties. And for everyone it is different, especially depending on where you are in your life. For me, I'm still finding myself in the real world after college. It's an adjustment, and it's hard but with these life lessons over these past three years in my twenties...