• Elise Williams on Healthy Habits

    The 13 Life-Changing Hacks You Need To Finally Start Getting To Work On Time

    The 13 Life-Changing Hacks You Need To Finally Start Getting To Work On Time

    Rise and shine, you beautiful morning glory, you don’t have much time to get yourself ready and out the door, so hop to it. I know, no one is giving themselves that cheery and down-to-business pep talk in the morning. We’re all trying to run around the house and get our lives together before traffic or the […]
  • Elise Williams on Love Hurts

    The 9 Romantic Things You Should Never Stop Doing In A Long-Term Relationship

    The 9 Romantic Things You Should Never Stop Doing In A Long-Term Relationship

    Lately, I’ve seen a lot of videos, memes and even full-length articles explaining the differences between a new relationship and a long-term relationship. And I have to say, seeing so many of these things has made me sick. At this point, we’ve trapped ourselves in a quest for finding love and “the one,” but we’re […]
  • Elise Williams on Healthy Habits

    2 Keys To A Successful Gym Workout That Have Nothing To Do With Cardio

    2 Keys To A Successful Gym Workout That Have Nothing To Do With Cardio

    The most important thing you do at the gym has nothing to do with cardio. Shocking, right? But isn’t cardio the best workout ever and, like, the best way to burn massive amounts of calories? OK, yeah, sure, there’s a time and place in your workout for cardio, but it’s not all the time every time […]
  • Elise Williams on Mental Health

    14 Irrational Thoughts Everyone With Social Anxiety Has Had Before

    14 Irrational Thoughts Everyone With Social Anxiety Has Had Before

    Have you ever thought about what it would be like to go out in public with an invisible hand around your throat, a dramatically increased heart rate and a fear that even the shortest conversation will be a Herculean task? No? Must be nice. Unfortunately, for someone with social anxiety, most events are spent feeling […]
  • Elise Williams on I Want Your Job

    7 Ways Being A Camp Counselor Prepared Me For Anything

    7 Ways Being A Camp Counselor Prepared Me For Anything

    Camp counseling is not just about wearing bandanas, weird sandals and matching staff t-shirts. There’s really no substitute for what a few weeks in this role can teach you. I have felt pushed to my absolute limit, but ultimately knew I made a difference to others and grew as a person. The priceless lessons I’ve learned from working […]
  • Elise Williams on Mental Health

    6 Negative Things You Say Every Day That Could Be Sabotaging Your Life

    6 Negative Things You Say Every Day That Could Be Sabotaging Your Life

    You don’t have to go very far these days to find a swirling plethora of negative messages waiting to suck you in and drown you in their pessimism. But did you know the worst negative messages directed at you come from a place other than someone’s mouth, Twitter account or hand gestures? Did you know they […]
  • Elise Williams in Dating

    12 Things Your Dog Can Teach You About Finding The Right Partner

    12 Things Your Dog Can Teach You About Finding The Right Partner

    Yep, you read that correctly. Searching for your soulmate is really just like searching for the human version of your dog. Just like there are hundreds of different dog breeds out there, there are hundreds of different types of men out there who may or may not be your perfect fit. So, congratulations on already finding your […]
  • Elise Williams on Digital Generation

    10 Texts You Would Only Send To Your BFF That Are Weird AF To Everyone Else

    10 Texts You Would Only Send To Your BFF That Are Weird AF To Everyone Else

    Your best friend is your other half, your sanity and the reason you’re surviving all of life’s challenges. She’s your go-to when you need to get out of the house, you partner in late-night food binging and the reason your messages are taking up so much space in your phone’s storage. She’s your go-to text […]
  • Elise Williams on Love Hurts

    7 Ways To Know You’ve Finally Found A Girl Who Doesn’t Play Games

    7 Ways To Know You’ve Finally Found A Girl Who Doesn’t Play Games

    “I hope you have a good time.” Let’s not kid ourselves; women everywhere who play games have ruined this phrase for men. Through their immature “womanly ways,” they’ve turned playing games into a sick art form that, for some reason, they’re proud of. For the record, there’s nothing “womanly” about being a slow, poisonous nightmare to […]
  • Elise Williams in Life

    Just Kids: 22 Ways In Which Millennials Will Never Grow Up

    Just Kids: 22 Ways In Which Millennials Will Never Grow Up

    “It’s time to grow up.” Well, kind of. For the most part, Millennials have a pretty good handle on how to be adults. We don’t settle, we follow our passions and we always strive to balance work and our personal lives. We’re ready to embrace responsibilities and face this world with bold hopes for the […]
  • Elise Williams in Life

    Starter Pack: 33 Things You Simply Don’t Have The Energy For Anymore

    Starter Pack: 33 Things You Simply Don’t Have The Energy For Anymore

    It’s not groundbreaking to say time is an extremely precious thing, and we only have one life to live. Yet, for some reason, we seem to constantly need reminding. Due to the precious nature of our lives, we owe it to ourselves to quit wasting time on negative attitudes, detrimental behaviors and pointless activities. We’re supposed […]
  • Elise Williams in Life

    14 Years Later: Why I’m Not Too Young To Remember 9/11

    14 Years Later: Why I’m Not Too Young To Remember 9/11

    As a second grader, you typically know when your mom is going to call you out of class early. Maybe you have a dentist appointment, or you're leaving for a camping trip over the three-day weekend. Instead, on September 11, 2001, my mother pulled me and my siblings out of school and refused to tell […]