I’ve been feeling terribly frustrated lately, and I wasn’t able to verbalize my frustration until I read something about how imposter syndrome affects our relationships. I’m not even sure where I read this. (Honestly, probably Instagram at 3 am while falling asleep.) Imposter syndrome refers to the phenomenon of self-doubt and anxiety that stems from… Continue reading Imposter Syndrome
Today, I was talking to my coworker about bachelor’s degrees and college. (Context: We have a fairly close friendship as far as work relationships go.) She brought up another of our coworkers, saying that her bachelor’s degree must be fake because “Have you heard her talk? She sounds so ghetto. She’s illiterate. Just watch, her… Continue reading Trouble With Microaggressions
I have to wear a mask at work unless I’m alone in my office. Unfortunately, I have found that wearing a mask has increased my likelihood of acne breakouts. Here are my simple tips for preventing and treating maskne (acne caused by wearing a mask).
I wasn’t hurt by my best friend dating my ex. I was hurt when she chose him over me even though I never forced her to choose. All I wanted was for her to be happy. I wanted to continue our friendship. She means too much to me to end a friendship over a guy… Continue reading Girl Code
I wanted to like these I Dew Care products so badly. The branding is cute, and Korean skincare very rarely lets me down. However, I dew not like these. The Disco Kitten Illuminating Diamond Peel-Off Mask is a fun, pretty iridescent peel-off mask that gave me all of the Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century vibes. That… Continue reading Face Gadgets: I Dew Care
Honestly, I’m frightened. Life is moving so quickly that I’m having trouble keeping up. I constantly have to remind myself that regardless of the circumstances, God is good. He is good and He has given me a good life. When I look back at the past year, it’s easy to see that. It’s easy to… Continue reading Hindsight is 2020
Neogen Real Vita C Powder Lemon is my new favorite application for vitamin C. I, self-proclaimed vitamin C serum junkie, now refuse to buy liquid vitamin C serums.
I don’t pray enough. I don’t go to church enough. I don’t love people enough. I don’t trust God’s plan enough. I don’t listen to Him enough. But I’m trying.
When I was an impressionable teenager with excessively oily skin, I read an article about the importance of using moisturizer for all skin types. I decided I needed moisturizer. And so started my obsession with skincare.
I quit my “dream job”. It felt so discouraging to let go of something I had wanted so badly. Now, I don’t regret it one bit.