Showing posts from August, 2016

I'M ENTITLED: Millennials

Maybe this is something that every generation says as they grow older, however I think I just missed the cut off of the youth who is greatly unprepared for what life is in America in the year 2016. And please believe, I am not saying anything negative about this amazing country of ours, as it is truly the greatest country on earth. But what I am saying is that it takes hard work, the drive and will to do better. That is the only way one can survive in today's day in age, and this is what is seemingly lacking in our younger generations. From Facetime to Snapchat these kids may not be as prepared for the real world as their 2.3K followers on Instagram say they are…


Hello my name in Megan Nikole and I'm an addict. At some point in our lives I feel it is fair to say that we have all been addicted to something. A person, a game, the gym... You get the point. My addiction is cheap and unfortunately is one of the most addictive drugs out there. It was something that I've struggled with in my adult life and have been able to overcome it at times. But somehow some way, I can't stay away for too long. Here is where the real problem comes in, if you were to look at me, you really wouldn't be able to tell. I am a fully functioning addict. I work full time, do freelance work on the side and try to have a social life on top of it. But even with as busy as I get, I allow my addiction to basically rule my life. If I don't have it, I get irritated, short tempered and I can't focus. I'm embarrassed to say, but I have to stop what I'm doing and go get some more. It gets even better. Both my mother and my grandmother were addicts t…

SUCCESS: What does it mean to you?

The word successfulis defined as: accomplishing an aim or purpose [having achieved popularity, profit or distinction] So now I ask you the question, what does having a successful career mean to you? I personally know to be a successful blogger, I need to consistently provide well written, engaging articles for people to read. From a blogging standpoint, I would measure my success by the overall number of visitors to my site, as well as the number of comments that are left. But that's just one very specific area to measure success. It truly is measurable by data. If you ask around you might hear the more money you make the more successful you are, or possibly if you're happy at your job that makes you a successful person. In fact, all these answers may be true. But there's a much bigger picture to look at. Because we as people are dynamic, so are our goals and out looks of things such as this. Let's take a look at some of the main indicators for success and see how succes…