College, Family and Friends, Jobs/Work, Life, Millennial, Relationships

Life After: Making new friends

I recently sat and talked with my bf about how I felt ‘friend stagnant’. I love my friends but I want to hang out with new people sometimes. My closest friends are all of the people I was close to in high school, which there is nothing wrong with, but we always tend do the… Continue reading Life After: Making new friends

College, Life, Millennial, Relationships

Same Class Relationships

Have you ever been in a same class relationship? Yes. One of those relationships where you become really good friends with another student, only for the duration of the course. You exchange numbers and make sure that their name has an identifier next to it so you remember what class they’re from. You share your… Continue reading Same Class Relationships

College, Family and Friends, Health and Fitness, Life, Millennial, Relationships

Bad Movie Night

Bad Movie Night is the best thing ever. One day Edwin mentioned that while in the Army he and his friends, had a bad movie night once a week, which immediately sounded like something I wanted to do. So we planned it for Wednesdays and made it happen. We scoured Netflix for the worst rated… Continue reading Bad Movie Night

Health and Fitness, Life, Millennial, Relationships

Couples Massages

2 minute read   I took my boyfriend to get a couple’s massage. He pretty much hated the entire experience. 'The worse experience of my life" "His mission was to hurt me" "I'd rather go back to the nail salon again"   It was around Valentine’s Day. I had been stressed and wanted to relax… Continue reading Couples Massages

Family, Family and Friends, Life, Millennial, Relationships

The Double Sided Boar Brush

Super Short Story: Like I've mentions before, my boyfriend and I are of different ethnic backgrounds. I absolutely love our ethnic and cultural differences. It is so fun to introduce each other to culturally common practices, items, and foods. This super short story is about the 'Boar Brush". The boar brush is a hard bristled… Continue reading The Double Sided Boar Brush

Family, Family and Friends, Life, Relationships

My Filipino Boyfriend: Lotion

Again, I'm black and he is Filipino   Lotion Previously, my boyfriend has been 'banned' from wearing cargo shorts by one of our friends. He bought some earlier this week as part of a moment of rebellion. We have plans to go out of town this weekend and my boyfriend insists on wearing the cargo… Continue reading My Filipino Boyfriend: Lotion

Family, Family and Friends, Life, Relationships

My Filipino Boyfriend: African Black Soap

African Black soap An anecdote  I'm black. My boyfriend is Filipino. I felt that was important to mention just for clarity's sake. November 2016, 2 months before we actually started dating, he had never been over to my house before. So, he and a few of my other friends came over and he goes to… Continue reading My Filipino Boyfriend: African Black Soap