I have my big girl pants on – but am I a “real” adult?

The other day I stumbled upon a blog post from All Groan Up called “I’ll feel like an Adult When…“ This realllllly  got me thinking about being a “real” adult.  I don’t look like an adult.  I don’t act like an adult.  But my age deems me as being a “Young Adult.”...more
I recently realized that I do feel like an adult (I'm 24). This was a gradual thing for sure, ... more

Unfriending and Unfollowing During This Election

As the election comes to a fever pitch with only a few days to go until the fate of the nation is sealed for another four years, more than any other election, I think I'm going through politics burnout and it's all due to social media. I have never had another period of time when I've been more annoyed by things said online, spoken not in a lighthearted way that holds promise that we can put our preferred political party to the side after the election in order to solve issues. Instead, things I've seen in black-and-white in my Twitter stream or Facebook status updates have made me see people in an entirely new light... and usually not a good one. ...more
I'm actually trying to avoid unfriending anyone because of political posts. I'm trying to think ... more