Tagged Society

Social Media Detox: Why It’s Important

There were times when I found myself scrolling through social media apps for what seemed like a short period of time throughout my day, yet when I would add the time up it was more than just a few minutes of my day. I would spend hours on social media and then I would find myself feeling drained and disappointed with myself repeatedly. Why was I so hooked on looking at the latest posts from my friends and or other irrelevant pages? Mind you, I’m not saying anyone is irrelevant but I am saying that there were pages I followed…

Why Ultimatums Never Work

For the most part we’ve all been there right? We’re in a situation that is considered to be far from ideal and you’re frustrated and suddenly you find yourself having a conversation with someone and saying you either do this or I walk away. Then one of two things happen, the person either tells you I’m sorry but I can’t match what you’re asking of me OR the person adjusts to your request and then suddenly you think you actually got what you wanted. I’m saying you think you got what you asked for because you didn’t really get what…

Our Education System & Society

For as long as I can remember our Education System have made a lot of us feel as if we were incompetent and not capable of becoming someone important within our society. Ever since we were children we have been set to these standards to which only a selected few meet and exceed. If we do not meet or exceed these standards then we are deemed as not being intelligent individuals fully capable of having great careers and or being able to live a great life. This sadly is the ugly truth. I remember all throughout my academic career I…