Tag Archives: empowerment


The Thoughts I can’t Shake from this Election

Like most of you, I woke up Wednesday, November 9th with the greatest feeling of dread. In Washington Square Park, the protests have continued and will continue for some time. I pass signs of Love Trumps Hate and colorful LGBTQ positive t-shirts on my way to class each morning. It is sad that the country […]


Financial Independence Could Save Your Life

My mom was a great one for inspirational sayings.  They must have been pretty good ones, because I remember them all today.  One of her favorite, “Learn to stand on your own two feet.”  You see, my mom gave up a promising editorial career at a major magazine to stay home, and while I like […]