I’ll Always Love You: 7 Promises I Vow To Keep To My Future Husband

As published on Elite Daily.  The other day, I talked to my best friend about her struggle to write her wedding vows. “I don’t want to say something stupid,” she confessed. “I want to say something other than just ‘I love you.’” Wedding vows can be terrifying. You can go through draft after draft of…

How My Future Husband Saved Me From My Abusive Past

This article was published on Elite Daily.  I almost missed the man who turned out to be the love of my life. Not because of timing but because of my past, mainly my fears and vulnerability of trusting after an abusive relationship. When my current fiancé and I got together, I avoided eye contact with…

9 Unexpected Emotions You Experience After Losing A Parent

As published on Thought Catalog. You can view the full article here.  1. Feeling guilty about feeling happy. After my mother’s death, I looked forward to laughing again, but the first time I felt like I was ready to regain a normal part of my life, I felt guilty over doing so. Why buy myself…

I Ghosted Someone And This Is Why I Don’t Regret It

As published on Elite Daily. You can check out the full article here   For a brief three-month window, I “dated” this dude named Craig. His name’s not really Craig, but I can only assume this is a really Craig-like thing to do. Attention: To anyone reading this named Craig, don’t be this guy, OK?…

I Stayed In A Loveless Relationship To Prove Love Had Meaning

This article was published on Elite Daily and can be found here.  Love is a fickle bitch. It’s so confusing. It can be so overwhelming that it turns people into love-crazed beings who will do literally anything for the sake of adrenaline coursing through their veins. And, love can also be something that loses its meaning……

7 Reasons You Should Never Regret Dating The Person Who Broke Your Heart

This article was published on Elite Daily. You can view the article here. Heartbreak happens. We date the wrong people, or we’re not ready, or they’re not ready, or the timing is wrong. We make mistakes. But with the end of every relationship comes the promise of something new — if you learn something in the process….

5 Controlling Habits You Should Never Put Up With In A Relationship

As published on Elite Daily. You can check out the entire article here.  It’s my personal opinion that when you have a healthy relationship, you don’t bicker about the trivial stuff. Case in point: My friend’s ex used to freak out when she posted a picture of herself and one of her male friends on…