The Importance of Self-Care

I think a lot of times, the idea of “taking care of number one” gets a bad reputation. And it’s true, only taking care of number one can lead down a pretty narcissistic road. But I have come to realize that the opposite side of that coin, never taking care of yourself, can be just

Summer Dating Tips

It’s almost August, which means trying to get in the last bit of sunshine and summer fun- bonfires, swimming, and summer romance. If you haven’t experienced a summertime love firsthand, I am sure you have seen some version of it on TV. Maybe it’s the lifeguard at your neighborhood swimming pool; maybe it’s your nextdoor

April Showers and May Flowers: Positivity and Looking Toward the Sunshine

More than usual, it seems, this April has defended its rainy reputation. We have hardly gone 3 days in a row without needing to pack along the umbrella (or canoe). Often I have found this kind of weather to have a pretty significant effect on my mood. The rain confines everyone inside, the skies are