Five Reasons Why You Should Keep a Journal in Your Twenties

Five Reasons Why You Should Keep a Journal in Your Twenties

Most people think they’re too busy to keep a journal. If you’re reading this, you’re probably one of them. However, keeping a journal has been a really important part of my “growing up” process. Now that I’m in my twenties it’s been a helpful tool that I use to cut through all my insecurities and [...]

Wrong in an Argument? Here’s Some Advice

Wrong in an Argument? Here’s Some Advice

Image sourced from ivorymix.com Sometimes we realise halfway through an argument that we are wrong. Though we want to keep insisting we're right, trying following this advice instead. In a post I wrote a few weeks ago, I gave some tips on how to deal with people who think they know everything. However, in the process [...]

Are Participation Trophies Really So Bad?

Are Participation Trophies Really So Bad?

Picture sourced from Ivory Mix. Many people assume that participation awards cause a sense of entitlement and a poor work ethic – but what if this isn't true? The generation I belong to is constantly being criticised. We’ve been called entitled, lazy, self-absorbed – and those are the amongst the nicer terms I’ve heard. We [...]

Bad at Sticking to Your Goals? Things I’ve Learned as an Unmotivated Individual

Bad at Sticking to Your Goals? Things I’ve Learned as an Unmotivated Individual

Image sourced from ivorymix.com Though a highly unmotivated individual, I've still learned some tricks up my sleeve when it comes to goal-setting and achievement. I feel unmotivated a lot – like right now, for instance. I want to have this post up the end of the day, but I’m having a hard time making it [...]