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Always be Batman: An essay about being both True to Yourself and Moldable

“Always be yourself unless you can be batman. Then always be Batman!” is a popular tagline plastered all throughout facebook and utilized by t-shirt designers. The phrase implies that though individuality is important, there might be something better than the typical me. 1,045 more words


Help! I'm 30 and Never Followed My Childhood Dream!

There was this episode of “How I Met Your Mother” where Ted and the gang all realize that they may never accomplish “someday” childhood career dreams they’re all still holding onto. 702 more words


The Revolutionary Act of Being Yourself

God and Nature first made us what we are, and then out of our own created genius we make ourselves what we want to be.” - 690 more words

I want to get to where we were…someplace good.

Ours was just a little history, but I like reading it over and over again. It may have been brief but I enjoyed it as much as I could. 271 more words


Being Authentically You

Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”  Not only do I think he’s right, I would argue that it’s even harder now than it was during his lifetime.   908 more words

Personal Development

17 Ways to Lift a Funk

Because sometimes we need a reminder, 17 ways to lift a funk (in no particular order):

  1. Turn on music you love
  2. Make chocolate chip cookies: eat chocolate chip cookies…
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Caroline McHugh

Apologies for posting about yet another TED talk. This is Caroline McHugh talking about “Being yourself”:

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