Hello world, A toxic relationship is mental scarring. Even after severing ties, it can still haunt and inflict damage on us. Self-esteem, self-respect, trust, finance, and precious time. Things that could have been invested nicely elsewhere yet went down the drain and can take years to recover. Why are toxic relationships so dangerous? Many can … Continue reading How a Toxic Relationship Changes You
Hello world, Welcome to Linh's Journal, my personal diary turned open book for readers. I recently reviewed my archive and I came a long way since my first post. About two years ago, I was super intimidated to start writing because I didn't see myself as a writer. But ever since I start writing, I … Continue reading Why You Should Keep a Diary
Checking another item off my Bucket List with my first hand knitted blanket. Oh the struggles and lessons learned.
When it comes to self love, each and everyone of us tend to have our own definitions. I think the purse of self love and acceptance has been quite prevalent in the past few years. I've observed that there is a big cultural movement for self acceptance, practicing self care and bettering relationships with oneself. … Continue reading What Does Self Love Mean to You?
Hello world, Acne, the uncurable ghost that has been haunting most people since the day Mother Nature graced us with puberty. No one likes waking up in the morning to a pimple on their chin or forehead (those are the worst). I spent my fairshares of time and money on acne products that promised results … Continue reading My Skin Care Routine for Acne-Prone Skin
Hello world, After a year of blogging and creating vlogs, I am a huge fanatic when it comes to watching and learning new content. In the current social media landscape, there are so many creators and influencers to follow. I believe our exposure to these individuals has been more expansive, and they can influence the … Continue reading The Women That Helped Me Got My Life Together (and they can help you too)
Hello world, Relationships, you love them and can't live without them, but they can sometimes cause heartaches. As a twenty-four years old youngster, I have had my fair shares of dating and long-termed relationships. Many of them tended to end on decent terms, with the exceptions of a few that left me scarred. I know … Continue reading Five Toxic Relationship Signs You Need to Know
Hello world, Following my personal promise to support and educate myself on Black Lives Matter, I joined my friends on a peaceful protest hosted by UNC Charlotte. On Saturday, June 6th, I took to the streets to protest for Black Lives Matter along with 1200 other UNC Charlotte students. My first impression? POWERFUL. I was … Continue reading A Guide to Attending Your First Protest
As I am constantly checking the news for COVID 19, anxiety has made itself comfortable in my daily life. I've been so eager to fly through the weeks, hoping that the next week will deliver better news. After looking through a few blogs, I came across Jenny's blog, from Jenny in Netherland, where she shared … Continue reading 5 Things I Want To Do After COVID 19 is Over
Hello everyone, I hope you are all staying safe and healthy during this time. Although it has already been more than a month since our state-mandated quarantine, I'm still having a difficult time adjusting to the situation. The act of leaving our house has been so daunting with many extra precautions that must be in … Continue reading Things to do during Quarantine