Millennials

What I Learned Working With Refugees

Last year I worked as an intern for the Refugee Council. During my internship I…

How I Found A Fresh Start After Battling Depression

On Jan. 1, 2015, after a few dark and gloomy months spent battling what I thought…

What It’s Like Learning To Drive At 24

I’m 24 and I just got behind the wheel for the first time a few weeks…

What It’s Like Coming Across As The Crazy Bitch

I’ve probably pictured myself in love at least 20 different times. It always ends the same,…

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5 Ways To Let Your Inner Grinch Out Over The Holidays

During the holiday season, most people fall somewhere on the Buddy the Elf-Charlie Brown-Grinch Spectrum. Those…

I’m Allowed to Grieve My Father During Your Holiday Cheer

“Let’s go somewhere and scream.” I was only 13, but I understood exactly why my…

Shit My Family (Unfortunately) Says

Ah the holidays, when forced family gatherings occur on an uncomfortable regularity and remind you…

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I’m Glad The Christmas Holiday Lasts Forever; It’s Comforting

By Tara Corpuz A year from now I’ll be living in a different city, a…

A Twenty-something’s Guide to Pairing Wine & Junk Food

Have you ever been standing on the wine aisle, contemplating what wine would pair best…

Even My Conservative Texan Mother Wants Stricter Gun Control

“Oh wow, another shooting?” my best friend exclaims as she walks into my room and…

Dear Middle-Aged White Men: I Don’t Need Your Post-Grad Advice

As a post-grad, there is a phenomenon where everyone wants to tell you how to…

Coping with the Anxiety of Being A Have-It-All, Do-It-All Millennial

It seems that no matter how much change is begotten by the multiple feminist movements,…

Why I Choose To Be A Nomad For The Holidays

Home for the holidays. It’s the first time in three years and in a place…

My Sister’s Wedding Brought Us Closer Together

I was there when my older sister got engaged to her boyfriend of six years.…

Ghosting 101: 14 Ways To GTFO

Twenty-Something Tuesday Ghosting has recently been exposed in the media as a method of slowly…

You Call Me A Cat Lady Like It’s a Bad Thing

Originally, I wanted a black cat. I was used to black cats. I was good…

Acknowledge What Scares You, And Do It Anyway

By Andrea Aron-Schiavone The advice my mom gave to my sister and me when we…

Is 23 Too Early To Be Thinking Of Career Vs. Kids?

One night a couple of weeks ago, I was sitting around a cheese-laden table with…

Why Are Women Still Fighting Over Whether To Wear Makeup?

“I just don’t need makeup,” they’ll say, pointing their un-powdered noses up in the air.…

Reflections From A First-Time Canadian Voter

By Cara McCaskill As a (new) adult, I was recently given the right to participate…