Isn't that saying so fun but also, like, so true!? You've got to nourish yourself in order to flourish. Flowers can't bloom without proper watering and sunshine. You can't pour from an empty cup. To be on top of your game 100 percent of the time, you have to spend time on yourself so you are … Continue reading International Self Care Day: You’ve gotta nourish to flourish
Oh how I just love getting asked this on a weekly basis... Well – for those of you who have wondered (and those who don't give a rat's ass) – below I've laid out each tattoo and its special meaning to me. All three of my tattoos are on my right arm and belong to a theme: … Continue reading What do your tattoos mean?
"My aim is to put down on paper what I see and what I feel in the simplest way." – Ernest Hemingway What a beautiful sentiment. These words have resonated so deeply with me since I first came across them. The Old Man and the Sea was one of my favorite books in high school and I've … Continue reading Staying true to myself one bad day at a time
As I write this note from my office at the University of Texas at Dallas, I struggle to find where to begin, because the core of my being lies within the world of journalism. I began writing for the school newspaper in 8th grade. Once I reached high school, I was thrilled to start taking … Continue reading Please vote AGAINST current education reform in Arkansas
Most of you who are reading this are probably thinking to yourself, "but she exudes confidence" or "she's always so bubbly and happy to be here." And most of the time I am happy to be where I am – I've always chosen to take the optimistic approach and try to find the silver linings in … Continue reading Why is it so hard to love myself?
Hello again, my beloved readers. I know I've abandoned you for a couple months and I'm sorry for that, but – life happens. The last time I wrote I was pouring out my indecisive tendencies and wishy-washy thoughts, concerned I hadn't made the right life decision. But honestly, like, who ever makes the right "life … Continue reading Learning to let go
Less than 5 hours from now, I'll be getting ready for another day in the world of Hannah. So naturally, my brain is going a mile a minute and I'm sitting here having lost a debate with sleep. With too many things on my mind to simply list out, I'll start with the one weighing … Continue reading Does anyone think in black and white?