“You Can Do Better”

Until recently, I’ve always been private about my dating life and potential relationships. From past experiences, and as I get older, friends and family sometimes felt it necessary to approve, disapprove or share an opinion of a relationship based on very surface level things. I’ve not only been on the receiving end but have also been guilty of the same snap judgement of a friend’s potential beau.

13 Reasons Why… We Shouldn’t Be Afraid To Talk About Depression

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you would have noticed the buzz all over your newsfeed about Netflix's newest original series, ‘13 reasons why’.

The series was created by Brian Yorkey, executive produced by Selena Gomez, and based on Jay Asher's best-selling novel by the same name. ‘13 reasons why’ explores the dark traumas facing main character Hannah Baker and why she decided to end her life.

An Ode To My Mother

A good mother shapes who we become, while allowing us to make those important mistakes that end up informing our life choices. Our mothers can be all things to us: our conscience, counsellor, cheerleader, truth-sayer, you name it.

6 Old School Dating Rules That Don’t Work Today

Dating rules and expectations are drastically different than they were even 30 years ago. People didn’t date as much back in the day. In general, they found the person they were looking for and stuck with them. Feeling like you can only have one or two partners in your life puts a lot of pressure on yourself to make even bad relationships, work.

My Breast Cancer Scare at 26

I discovered my first lump 2 months ago, with a history of breast cancer in my family, the disease was not outside the realm of possibility, but still, it seemed like more of an imaginary idea I saw as potentially having to think about when I got much older.