Cultivate and Carry Passion

On pursuing interests and hobbies Meraki / (May • Rah • Kee) / origin: Greek / (v): to do something with soul, creativity, or love; when you leave a piece of yourself in your work I went over to my buddy Simon’s apartment one night and caught him in the middle of experimenting with a new recipe. He was working on a… Continue reading Cultivate and Carry Passion

The Curse of Being Nice

How to grow thick skin but remain a non-shitty person Al Capone aka “Scarface” once greatly said, Don’t mistake my kindness for weakness And while I might not be one of the most infamous American mobsters of all time, I am what people generally regard as a nice person. Now there’s absolutely nothing wrong with being nice but… Continue reading The Curse of Being Nice

Chilling the Fuck Out

Transform your emotions and take control of your reactions “Inner peace begins the moment you choose not to allow another person or event to control your emotions.” — Pema Chodron Coming from a girl who spent two miserable months crying in bed over her ex-boyfriend* while obsessively blogging about heartbreak, I know it’s easier said than done.… Continue reading Chilling the Fuck Out