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The Cost of Convenience

The Cost of Convenience We can do everything online these days— date, attend school, work, listen to new music, and even shop with the option to have our products delivered directly to our front doors. Even if we opt to enter a physical store, self checkout and self serve options are littered everywhere. Opportunities to… Continue reading The Cost of Convenience

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The Importance Of Embracing Your Normal Life In 2022

The Importance of Embracing Normal Life It is easy to get lost in the idea of a perfect life. We are surrounded by highlight reels on television and social media that encourage us to pursue a lavish lifestyle. With a front row seat to our personal life, we see all of the ups and downs… Continue reading The Importance Of Embracing Your Normal Life In 2022

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Why The Popular Social Media Platform “TikTok” Is Dangerous

Why I Dislike TikTok As A Social Media Platform Social media has become a gigantic part of our society. There are positives and negatives to everything, so I will not try to say that TikTok is completely terrible. However, there are some factors that make TikTok less desirable than other forms of social media.  Addicting… Continue reading Why The Popular Social Media Platform “TikTok” Is Dangerous

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How to Get Better Sleep

How to Get Better Sleep Sleep is always important. A good night’s sleep will set a positive tone for the day ahead and lead to better health. Here are five ways to get better sleep: 1. Use “Do Not Disturb” Ideally a silenced phone would be best to ensure no notifications interrupt your rest, but… Continue reading How to Get Better Sleep

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The Great Dangers of Social Media

The Dangers of Social Media Social media has become increasingly prevalent in our society. There is a lot to enjoy about the cornucopia of entertainment and information readily available at our fingertips. Unfortunately nothing is perfect and while social media can be fun, it is not free from any cons.  Body Image Struggles Photoshop, FaceTune—… Continue reading The Great Dangers of Social Media

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How to Limit Your Screen Time

Things to do to Limit Screen Time One of my recent goals is to cut down on the amount of time I spend on my phone and computer. It has become habitual for me to grab my phone immediately upon waking up, and I want to change that. Here are some things I have come… Continue reading How to Limit Your Screen Time

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“Social Media” Poem

Social Media By Ashley O’Hare A portal to another world; nothing here feels real. The pictures,  the stories— too perfect for my eyes. A cyber museum curated specifically for my kind— feeding on insecurities by design. Only 1% of those online will thrive. The remaining ninety-nine will join me in therapy, in church, on a… Continue reading “Social Media” Poem