I had seen Summer Fridays’ masks all over Instagram, but I didn’t know if the products actually worked or if they were just being hyped up by influencers. I wanted to try it for myself, so naturally, I got the two most popular products: the Jetlag Mask and the Overtime Mask.
Aries: This pandemic has ruined all your plans and you find yourself staying indoors with too much energy to burn.
Don’t let anyone make you feel like you’re not worthy because you’re not where they expect you to be.
You are so much more than you think you are.
It’s not up to you, my family, or my friends to tell me how to heal – and I am saying this without the smallest trace of malice or passive-aggressiveness.
Emotional intelligence is an important way to keep the flow… flowing.
I don’t recollect when I wrote this list or why, but it stung like nettles to read. The piece consists of hard truths that even now I struggle to approach.
I now get the obsession with the show, the series, and the story.
I can’t give my new partners my full trust. I can barely shell out half-trust.
Relationships in your life should not make you feel like you are hard to love. You deserve to feel understood. Your heart deserves to feel understood. You should not feel like you have to apologize for who you are. You are human and you’re trying your best. So is your partner. But at the end of the day, you should never have to feel ashamed of your anxiety, or the way you feel things very deeply. The right person will work to understand you, and work to understand that. Because you deserve the kind of love that does the work to understand how you need to be loved.
Being in love doesn’t solve all your problems.
Maybe you keep falling in love with almosts because you’re settling for less than what you deserve and what you want.
Let’s give the award to the movie where the woman’s vagina bites off her rapist’s penis.
These three words can change so much that it is scary. I want you to do it anyway.
The world is on hold and we continue on somehow. We don’t know any other way.
I hope you never have to mourn the loss of a parent, especially while they are still alive. I hope that you never have to go through the trauma leading up to the decision to cut ties with them.
I think I had been running for so long, I forgot I was even running. And with you, I forgot there was even anything to run from.
Libra: They will show you the beauty in the world, even if it seems impossible.
Unfortunately, for so many young people, heavy drinking in college is such a cultural thing that they can easily get swept up in the normalization of it.
Create new recipes, make music, film a TikTok in your living room, build a fort, keep working on crow pose, design a board game, organize your pens in alphabetical order by color and call it an art piece. Whatever you create, I can’t wait to see it.
I ran over a snake in the road. I ugly cried for 2 hours thinking about his snake family waiting for him to come home and him never showing up. Those poor snake babies. My husband was just like, “What?” which made the snot bubbles intensify. The kicker: I hate snakes. And they don’t even live in families!
Right now, may you lean into your own soul in these quiet moments when you’re stuck inside.
There is this idea that when people experience abuse, they will know what to do. I had no idea.
Sagittarius: You don’t have to do everything. You are still a whole person, even if you can’t go everywhere you want to. Remember who you were before you started running from everything.
Realize that in this moment, you exist, and you cannot control life—you can only experience it.
Love was messy, complicated even, and from the standpoint of someone striving for simplicity, the prospect of finding love never appealed to me.
Since we’re all getting stir crazy, why not discuss mysteries that involve eerie isolation with a touch of mass hysteria?
Our relationship that I thought would last a lifetime expired before I knew it.
As we let in so much overwhelmingness, let us always remember to come back to ourselves.
Your light still fucking blinds me. But guess what? I’ll never pretend it’s not there.
It’s been all of two days since we officially started homeschooling our son, “M,” after a tornado and Covid-19 teamed up to knock us on our collective asses like the Legion of Doom giving us all a bit of the…
It’s hard not to laugh at yourself when you’re socially isolated and distanced from the world.
There are so many unknowns right now and all we can do is sit and speculate about the many little outcomes that we could be facing.
Stay safe and healthy out there.
Who honestly cares about anything anymore?
It takes a common enemy for humanity to blossom, and it takes dark times to remind us that the only way to survive is by sticking together.
You saw my despair, and You reminded me that love is still able to manifest in many other ways.
Our astrology is what makes up our personality traits, based upon when we were born and the karma into which we were born.
When I face any struggle or hardship in my life, I usually contemplate the different reasons until I find one that makes me feel a little bit better. Is it trying to teach me something? Is it trying to show me how lucky I am or how I need to have more gratitude? Or is it trying to change my perspective entirely?
I have stared at this blank screen for 30 minutes now. Honestly, I don’t know what to say. I don’t know anything right now.
Oftentimes, people choose to leave behind some of the best relationships that they had because they are told that long distance relationships never work.
In the busyness, I have only found emptiness. But in slowness, I have only found abundance.
Whatever it is that’s ending—a job you slack off at those final two weeks, living in a city you’re about to move away from, even a year that did you dirty—it’s hard to walk away with that perfect balance of contentment and optimism, completion, and forward momentum.
There are places that you are supposed to go. There are things that you are supposed to do. And there are people that you are supposed to meet.
Most people fail to appreciate the gravity of choosing a partner.
All of our lives we are taught to keep our chin down, do what you are told to do, and stay put. I challenge you to brag about yourself.
You are deserving and worthy of love, no matter what phase of life you are in.
*blinks like Bambi*
If someone you love walked away from you, let them. If they were willing to let you go, they didn’t deserve you.