Category: Personal Stories

New Year, Same Me – Courag(ass)

New Year, Same Me – Courag(ass)

While everyone is celebrating the new year and making their resolutions, I’ve decided I want to approach 2018 a little differently. Sure, I have goals, but I’m not going to talk about them. Instead I’m going to focus on what’s working for me from 2017 […]

How Having Sex As a Teenager Changed Me

How Having Sex As a Teenager Changed Me

I grew up a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of latter day saints, or rather the Mormon church. In my life, sex was very taboo subject. When sex was talked about, it was in very general object lesson like the used chewing gum […]

My First Boyfriend + The Only Time I Was Grounded in High School

My First Boyfriend + The Only Time I Was Grounded in High School

I was 17 when I met my first boyfriend, Andy. We met through mutual friends and slowly became friends ourselves. Before we dated, we always hung out in groups. I was always trying to get his attention and dreamed of us becoming closer. It was […]

I Was Married When I Had My First Kiss

I Was Married When I Had My First Kiss

As every high school girl does, I dreamed of getting asked to Prom and getting my first kiss. I never imagined it happening on the same night though. But it did and for me, it was a magical experience. His name was Justin. I’m not […]

Breakfast Is On Us -Dating is Hard

Breakfast Is On Us -Dating is Hard

Navigating dating after two back to back serious relationships was not easy. For several years, I was either in a relationship, or seriously interested in someone. I had options. But suddenly after my divorce, I had no one. I didn’t maintain many friendships with those […]