Fall is finally here! Even though Cleveland's weather hates following the seasons, it has been officially fall since September 23rd. Now, I am going to share a story with you all. A long time ago, I used to LOVE pumpkin spice lattes from Starbucks. Then, I had a really weird experience. I found a piece… Continue reading It’s Finally Fall and Pumpkin is Everything
Click here for the application! LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITY for GIRLS in 8-11th grade! It is official, GET GRITTY Cleveland 2020, in partnership with University Hospital Rainbow Babies and Children, is on the calendar for February 1st, and will be announcing details soon! Before we start advertising the event, we would like to announce the TEEN BOARD… Continue reading Teen Board Applications are here!
A few months back, I sent out a survey in the spirit of mental health month. The purpose of this research was to check in with teen girls and young adults to get a pulse on how they are feeling. Since “stress,” “anxiety,” and being “overwhelmed,” have become big headlines over the past few years,… Continue reading Is All The Hype True? Results Are In!
Good morning everyone! It's bright and early, and I wanted you to have this fresh off the press! Today, I am leaving for overnight camp for the next seven weeks. This means no more It's A Girl's Life until I get back in August. It also means I get a break from reality, my phone,… Continue reading Bye CLE!
Have you ever wondered, "Am I the only one feeling this way?" or "Why am I feeling this way?" If so, you're probably not the only one. We teens have a lot on our plates, and it's easy to get overwhelmed, but it doesn't mean we can't learn how to manage these situations and feelings.… Continue reading Mindful May Survey
Hey you! Today I want to share a personal reflection. This past February, I co-chaired an amazing event called Get Gritty Cleveland. If you ever thought of starting something new like a business, fundraiser, or a club, I hope after reading this, you are motivated to take the next step. Starting Get Gritty Cleveland was… Continue reading Get Gritty Cleveland
According to Punxsutawney Phil, spring is on its way! I’ve been following this little dude for years and I can’t remember the last time he DIDN’T see his shadow, predicting an early spring is on its way! Could it be true? This is the best news I’ve heard in a while. Besides being able to… Continue reading What we’ve learned from Groundhog Day 2019