This next year, I’ve made a goal of change, of enthusiasm, of resolve, of healing, and most significantly, of commitment.
No matter how DIY you want your wedding to be, Pinterest sets unrealistic expectations for us brides-to-be.
The reason reality shows are so popular, and lucrative, is because they are “uncensored” and show the nitty gritty behind a real person’s life.
There’s no amount of money in the world that someone could offer me to change my mind about what I’m doing. I’m changing this world, one life at a time.
All jokes and cynicism aside, my generation is swarmed by social media expectations daily. These expectations, though they are ridiculous, have taken over a holiday that used to celebrate love, and replaced it with a holiday that expects some sort of reward/gift for showing love.
You’ll notice me when I’ve moved on to better things, and you’ll suddenly reappear. I will miss you, in times of despair, but I will continue to not let you victimize me anymore.