Balancing Compassion and Empathy

There’s a common adage that you are your own best friend and your own worst enemy. For me, I’m constantly struggling balancing being critical of myself while allso advocating for my self, because, at the end of the day, I know that I am my own biggest asset. Even so, I have trouble treating myselfContinue reading “Balancing Compassion and Empathy”

#BlackLivesMatter: A Resource Roundup

Happy Monday all. If you’re anything like me, your head is spinning right now at everything going on in our country. Admittedly, I haven’t been super comfortable talking about it, because I want to make sure that when I do, I use the right words. I want to make sure that I am an allyContinue reading “#BlackLivesMatter: A Resource Roundup”

My Open Letter to 2020 Grads

Yesterday, I spent an embarrassing amount of time on my phone. Which, frankly, has been the case most days during quarantine. What prompted my rampant scrolling and reminiscing yesterday was my alma mater’s. University of San Diego, graduation day. My feeds were flooded with pictures of people posing in front of campuses’ most known buildingsContinue reading “My Open Letter to 2020 Grads”