Anxiety & All of its Glory: How I Battle My Anxiety on a Daily Basis

If you can’t tell, the first part of the title is total sarcasm. There is nothing glorified about anxiety, although I thought some humor would all do us some good. I’ve always been an “anxious” person. I didn’t really feel like it was a big problem in my life because it wasn’t overbearing in any […]

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A New Start

  It has been roughly two months since I have written anything for Positively Confident. I haven’t posted anything and for a while I felt guilty. I felt like I was letting you and myself down. As the weeks went by I kept feeling like I had a bunch of extra time and I was […]

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Feeling Fulfilled in the Millennial Society

In a society where trends and viral videos are huge, we may often feel like we constantly have to catch up. As a result, we are left feeling like we are falling behind and feeling displaced. We may begin to grab on to any, and every, trend in an attempt to feel a connection with […]

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Is Positivity Really Worth the Effort

Everyone around us seems to say, almost like a habit—“just be positive about it and everything will turn out alright.” I’ve even said these words to family, friends, and myself. These are not wrong words to say, they just lack a certain reality. Just being positive about something doesn’t always guarantee that you or the […]

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Thoughts on Thinking

I apologize for not posting the MAKEUP piece last week! I was terribly sick and literally slept for the entire day. I am doing so much better now and here is the new post. Do you feel like we, as young women, are in tune with ourselves as we should be? I question the way […]

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Don’t Lie in Your Waste

In the last post we talked about trusting our emotions and allowing ourselves to give our true feelings power– the power to express what we feel without embarrassment. Our emotions are often the determining factor in how we view ourselves and what we are willing to do next. When we have a positive way of […]

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How can I get my Happiness?

So many different websites try to explain the different categories of life that should help create happiness– work, health, money, family, religion, your purpose, and even relationships. Happiness is a hard word to describe because it looks and feels different for everyone. I am no expert on happiness, but I do know I am happy. […]

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Types of Love

We all feel something towards others, whether positive or negative emotions. The more we get to know others in our life, the more our feelings change and evolve. We all love different people in different ways. Some of you might say, love is a strong word to describe how you feel towards others, but I […]

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The Ups & Downs of Friendship

Relationships fill our lives and whether we are introverts or extroverts, as humans we are social beings. A part of us wants or needs to feel loved and wanted. Building relationships is something that we can all be capable of, to not only give joy to others, but to ourselves. It all starts with loving […]

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Feeding your Ego

Whether you are male or female, you may have a sense of pride and ego. As women, we can be prideful beings, but we don’t act on it as often as we feed our ego. Pride is such a broad idea– we can be prideful about goals, family or work– but when it comes to […]

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