Our Love Became a Tragedy

The beat sinks deep into my chest. The warm flush of heat rises up to the surface of my skin. Unimaginable fear saturates my thoughts. If there was a way to make it disappear I would take it. If there was ever a chance I would never have to relive that horrifying November night, I would take it. People are not who we make them out to be in our heads. They are creatures capable of vicious...

Be BRAVE, Be BOLD

Life is full of challenges and sometimes the most least expected hardships fall right into your lap. When these things happen there's all kinds of ways you can overcome them. But you must know avoiding them and ignoring the situation will not make them go away. In life, you have no other choice but to face hardships head on. One way or another you will have to deal with troubling circumstances....

How to Cleanse Your Home of Negative Energy

Your home is where you should feel the most comfortable, safest, and be surrounded in the midst of positive and illuminating energy. This is your sacred space where you go to rest, recharge, and be at peace. You should note that there are many signs your home is flooded with negative energy and here are some to be on the look out for. If you feel irritable, cranky, or on edge (for no real reason)...

10 Things That Are Making Men Run to the Hills

Have you ever been in a relationship with someone or met someone you were totally into, you hit it off great, and then BAM they were gone, or they were less engaged and distant? You probably have. We have all dealt with similar situations when it has come to dating. Wouldn't you love it if men would just tell us straight where we went wrong and what to avoid doing in the future?   Ok, so here's...

The Other Side of 25

Your early twenties are an exciting time in your life. There's fun to be had, money to spend on stupid things, goofy friends and usually this is around the time you fall in and out of love. The truth is though, most people do not take a whole lot very seriously. Because of this our relationships, job, bodies, and well, a lot of other important things suffer. Not only has your brain not fully...

10 Fun Date Ideas

When you are trying to think of something fun to do with your sweetheart but don't have any ideas, I've got you covered. Here is a list of 10 things you can do with your bebe, no matter where you live. 1. MUSEUM Look up museums in the nearest city. There's always a variety of museums to check out no matter what state you live in. Choose one that's big enough to occupy at least one to two hours....

Life and It’s Temporary Status

As you go on through your journey in life you will begin to realize everything is temporary. Our struggles, our excitement for certain things, our love for this or that, our jobs, our hair color, downfalls, living situations, cars we drive, friendships, love interests, everything is temporary. Enjoy and embrace every single phase your life is in. Embrace the funk, the difficult times. Rejoice in...

Polly Gets Domestic

Three months ago I got my own place. It's a cute little apartment to call home. But, let me tell you this did not just happen overnight. I was torn between taking some time off to go to London for a Marketing program, or moving out of my parents house and getting my own little spot. I was saving up for a place to call my own for several years, but was afraid to make the financial commitment. Not...

The Morning Routine: Setting The Tone For an Entire Day

Are you the type of person who rolls out of bed in the morning, puts on the bare minimum amount of makeup and throws your hair up in a messy bun (which is totally chic, but let's be honest it's a bit lazy)? Do you typically leave the house without coffee, and wait until you get to work to grab a cup to get fueled up on caffeine? Think about it for a minute. What does your morning consist of? Are...

Manners: Where Did They Go?

Maybe it's because I'm from the south and people actually have manners where I come from. Or, maybe it's just that the world is full of people trying to keep to themselves and avoid everyone around them. I honestly don't know, but it drives me crazy. When I pass by people (in the morning especially) I usually always greet them. Now I'm not sure why it's not the same the other way around. I...