A day in the life

Routines are important, which is something I learned in college. I did not have a good daily routine in high school because I never consistently went to school at the same time - which I 100% attribute to anxiety and insomnia. College was an amazing learning experience for me, and not just from the classes. I… Continue reading A day in the life

MTV show puts spotlight on area’s teen moms

By RACHEL SHUBIN Special to the Star and Wave MTV is once again filming a reality television show in New Jersey. With a due date of this fall, “Teen Mom New Jersey” is the latest spinoff of “16 and Pregnant” and “Teen Mom” franchise. Teen Mom New Jersey will follow young moms in southern Jersey… Continue reading MTV show puts spotlight on area’s teen moms

A millennial’s ode to complaining

If you know me well you know that I am a relentless complainer, especially when it's hot outside. My dad is the first to remind me that air conditioning is a luxury, not a privilege. I know, I know - I'm lucky to have grown up not knowing air conditioning. The Victorian Era of Cape… Continue reading A millennial’s ode to complaining

Got Skin Cancer?

I live at the beach and probably one assumption many people have about me is that I spend a lot of time on the beach. And you would be so very wrong! I probably can count on one hand the number of times I have sat on the beach in the last few months -… Continue reading Got Skin Cancer?

New blog, who dis?

So the title of this post might be a little cringeworthy, but it is a play on millennial saying, "new phone, who dis?" I know some of my readers will be friends and family, who I appreciate following along.  But for those who are new followers, I wanted to let you know a little more… Continue reading New blog, who dis?