I learned it’s okay to spend time doing things I want to do without someone tagging along. I get dinner with myself and it’s honestly the best. I take myself to bookstores and roam around Boston for hours.
Sometimes you can be triggered by events. Sometimes you can be triggered by something as simple as someone dropping something loudly (I know I can be) or by witnessing a confrontation, however brief or mild.
as going to appointments, which turned weekly towards the end of pregnancy. No talk of it. This it I grew to learn very well: Post Partum Anxiety.
College is usually referred to as the best four years of people lives, yet the fact that it takes time to get to know people is never brought up. This leads to students who are unprepared for an overwhelming loneliness that is encountered.
Yet toxic relationships are an essential part of our media; they can often make the most compelling stories, ones that people can relate their own experiences to. They can also give people the opportunity to explore and better understand themselves through fiction.
We were lucky enough to score a few minutes with #AerieREAL model and NEDA Warrior Paige Isaac (@srsly_why on Instagram). Paige has been vocal on her platforms about mental health and eating disorders – and is featured in Aerie’s REAL campaigns. How did you get into modeling? What is your favorite thing about it? So,…