UBC #10- 5 Reasons to Be Happy

A mindfulness practice Hey everyone! It's Wednesday- smack in the middle of the week, it's cold and rainy outside, I had an 8:30 class this morning, my first quiz of the quarter is looming ahead of me, and I haven't had the best week so far! There are so many things that I'm worried about, …


UBC Day #6- Your Life is your job

Hey all!   Here is my reflection for today. As many of my readers know, I'm a university student. Life is quite busy for me with school, my part-time job, research, this blog, clubs and more! I love my life, but at times it can get quite a bit overwhelming. It's true that everyone feels …

Single for the season.

hannah brencher.

I spent the last hour googling “single during the holiday season” and clicking in and out of articles. The stories were pretty much all the same. How to survive the holiday season. Things to do when you’re single. The articles start the same way, with cheesy puns about adding extra fa-la-la-la into your season. The slew of articles is really pretty pathetic for how weighty this feeling of “singleness” can be when December rolls around.

So you’re here. And you’re reading this. And maybe you’re the single one.

Valentine’s Day is one day on the calendar but, for some reason, the holiday season feels like two long months of social awareness for the single people in the room.

And maybe Hallmark Movies don’t make it any better because all these fiercely handsome men and seemingly perfect women keep colliding into one another in the old haunts of their hometowns while…

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Check Yourself

Hey loves! Here is my second blog post for this week. A couple of weeks ago, I attended my first Open Mic, and I watched one of my really good friends, Bre, perform. Bre is a blogger as well, and you can read her work on here blog here! Bre writes and does poetry as …

Finding the Silver Lining

Choosing to be positive and optimistic about life even when the reasons to be positive and optimistic might not be easy, but it means giving yourself ability to be the best version of yourself. 

A Brief Perspective on Vulnerability and Asking for Help

Do you have a hard time asking other people to support you or help you? This one is for you 🙂

Promote Your Blog Here!

Found this online and thought it was a great idea! I started blogging about two years ago, but just started blogging using wordpress a couple months ago. I love sharing my own thoughts but also like hearing and reading the thoughts of others. Check out my blog and I'll check out yours!