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26 Habits of Ridiculously Happy and Successful People

Happiness is something we’re all entitled to and we’re constantly in pursuit of. Being happy…

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Letting Go Of Ignorance

They call it “The Privilege Walk.” A wall of sixty humans woven together by nervous,…

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New Chapters

Starting over isn’t easy. It is never as glamorous as the movies make it out to…

Happy birthday! An Open Letter to My Younger Self

Dear 22 year old Melissa, HAPPY BIRTHDAY GIRL! Last night was rough, I know! Your…

Vulnerability

In the simplest way, being vulnerable means opening yourself up. It means opening up to…

We need to talk

It amazes me sometimes how much we’re able to “connect” to each other yet, somehow, we…

Girl looking at mirror smiling
26 Habits of Ridiculously Happy and Successful People

Happiness is something we’re all entitled to and we’re constantly in pursuit of. Being happy…

I Am Me

It all started because I was afraid. It all started because I didn’t believe in…

Becoming a Better Communicator, One Observation at a Time

Communication is a vital component of everything we do. You can be the best at…

My Journey as a Daughter of Refugees

“Stop acting like an American!” A demand I often heard from my mother during my…

3 Self-Care Books That Stuck With Me from 2018

Personal development books (or as they are shamefully called “self-help” books) tend to get a…