Personal Growth

Pants and Minimalism

“These are my favorite pants,” I once thought. The black pants from H&M were cheap, multifunctional, and had a good fit. In fact, I liked it so much that I packed it in a neat little bag along with a dress shirt and threw it in my trunk, thinking I’d wear it later that day.

The Problem with YOLO

Quite possibly the most annoying acronym of 2012, “YOLO” has taken teens and twentysomethings by storm. This concatenation of “You Only Live Once” is popular not only because of Drake, but because it allows people to justify this mentality: “I’m going to die someday, so this is my excuse to do something stupid.” I know, …

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Knowledge Hoarders

You might be a knowledge hoarder if you… always have thousands of tabs open have a hard time remembering facts download tons and tons of ebooks and maybe skim through just one you “favorite” without abandon and never look through your bookmarks If any of the above sounds familiar, then we’re pretty similar. As convenient …

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The Defining Decade

I forgot how I stumbled upon The Defining Decade. But it was the wake-up call I needed. This book talks about the importance of our 20s, a topic that I always knew was hugely important. The overarching argument is that what we do our 20s is most pivotal to the development of the rest of …

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