Random Musings

The Mind Trap of Advertising Commercial Holidays: Valentine’s Day Edition

Hello, dear readers! It's Valentine's Day! Or, for most of my life, I stubbornly referred to it as Single Awareness Day (and honestly, it still is), because I wasn't lucky enough to be in a relationship and have something to celebrate. I was basically this lovey-dovey holiday's Scrooge. It wasn't until I got a little… Continue reading The Mind Trap of Advertising Commercial Holidays: Valentine’s Day Edition

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The World Ahead…

Friends! Today* is my birthday! Birthdays are crazy things, especially as you get older. I turned 24. My age is only reflected in the amount of bills I owe and the amount of "real world job experience" I have on my resume, as physically, some people still mistake me for a high school student (why? just why?),… Continue reading The World Ahead…

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The Disillusionment of Image

Image. I'm talking about image in the sense of the way that society views you; the way that you present yourself to society; the pressures you feel to give into making yourself look a certain way because you know that society will judge you and the "image" that you create. I think everyone struggles with… Continue reading The Disillusionment of Image

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Measuring Worth, Recreating Mindsets and Dealing with Desire

Y'all ready for a personal post? Brilliant. I'm sure I've shared snippets of this in previous blog posts, so feel free to peruse and search to your hearts content if you want to know more (also, apologies for beating a dead horse) but recently, I've been struggling with body image and how that translates regarding… Continue reading Measuring Worth, Recreating Mindsets and Dealing with Desire

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Single Status: A Choice and a Dream

Valentine's Day is always a hit or miss for me emotionally. Most years, unfortunately, I find myself pretty miserable, wishing I had someone to spend it with and someone to spoil with letters filled with gushy confessions they already know and a ridiculous amount of chocolate. Spending 23 years solo will have that affect on… Continue reading Single Status: A Choice and a Dream