Hometown: Alton, Illinois
Favorite Snack: Popcorn or Coffee *if that's a snack:)*
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Biggest Pet Peeve: Littering
To change the way women feel about themselves from the inside out.
"To love yourself just as you are in a world that is constantly trying to change you is life's greatest accomplishment."
I was the girl who everyone thought couldn't be happier. I was diagnosed with anorexia in the seventh grade and throughout my high school and most of my college years, I still struggled with my eating disorder. I was insecure, anxious, and my own worst critique for most of my teenage life. During college, my mental health took an even greater dip and I looked in the mirror one day unsure of who was even looking at me back. I graduated college and got my 'dream job' only to realize soon after that it was far from it. I slumped into a deep depression. I was young, unsure, and terrified of who I was and what I had to offer.
I made a promise to myself that I was going to change. I was going to heal. I was going to soar and shine and I was going to help others do the same! This year has been long, tireless, and sometimes seemingly impossible, however, this year has been worth every second of it because through all of the tears, turmoils, and failures, I can happily, honestly, and for the first time in my entire life say the following sentence with a smile...