Tips For Success Working From Home

Since May of 2018, I’ve been working from home as a web designer and front-end web developer, continuing in a role that I previously held on location in the company office. The transition from working in an office with my coworkers to working remotely was surprisingly smooth, and I’ve continued to make adjustments over the past year to enhance the experience. If you’re in the beginning stages of a transition to remote work, I hope these tips can help bring you success in your new working environment. 1. Have a dedicated workspace Having a space dedicated to your job will Read More

Leg Hair and Loving Myself

For several months in 2018 and into 2019, I did not shave my legs or armpits, allowing my body hair to grow to its natural length. When I walked down the hallway in shorts, I could feel the breeze rustling through my leg hair. I loved it. In the privacy of my own mind, I adored my hairy body. I reveled in living in my body as it naturally occurred, and I appreciated my body in a way that I never had before. However, outside of my mind, at times even as close as within my own home, I felt Read More

You Don’t Have to Be the Best at Something – It’s OK to Just Experiment Have Fun

Recently, my boyfriend and I have been interested in habits – how they work, how to form them, and what habits we want to try building for ourselves. One story we came across during our research involved Warren Buffet telling another person to make a list of 25 things they wanted to succeed at in their life. Then he had him circle the top five, and told him that the other 20 were things he should never work on under any circumstances; they should be viewed only as distractions from the top five items. While this does make sense, it Read More