Coping with Summertime Sadness

We’ve all listened to the song “Summertime Sadness” by Lana Del Ray, but who knew it was real? This year, more than ever, we’ve seen how the everlasting pandemic has turned our second summer in a row into one unlike any other. With the constant change, mental health has fluctuated leading to difficulties I haven’tContinue reading “Coping with Summertime Sadness”

Five Lessons I Learned From Season Two of Too Hot to Handle

Do you remember the beginning of quarantine? America’s Gen Z was obsessed with Tik Tok, Netflix specials, and tie dying everything in sight. Trends came and went, but one stayed relevant now, a year later.  Last year when we were all quarantining at home Netflix came swooping in with multiple shows to help ease ourContinue reading “Five Lessons I Learned From Season Two of Too Hot to Handle”

The True Horror of Midsommar – Recognizing Toxic Relationships

The narrative is all too relatable – an inherently toxic relationship guised under an appearance of love and attachment.  When I sat down to watch Midsommar with my boyfriend of 3 years, I expected an Ari Aster classic that would incite the same eye covering, looking-up-the-ending-because-you-just-can’t take-it-anymore type of plot that Hereditary provided. However, uponContinue reading “The True Horror of Midsommar – Recognizing Toxic Relationships”

10 Ways to Boost Your Self Confidence

Your self esteem matters and finding the time to improve it can be hard! Between work, school, sleep, and a social life it can seem as if there is no time, but it’s crucial to make time for it. When you feel good about yourself, you do better with other tasks. As a female IContinue reading “10 Ways to Boost Your Self Confidence”

Happy Jack: “Because Normal is Boring”

Happy Jack is a clothing brand that was born from the mind of Jack Nathan, as he used art and design to cope with anxiety. He wanted to create a community for the misunderstood; a product for those like himself who struggle with life and mental illness. Jack suddenly and accidentally passed away on JulyContinue reading “Happy Jack: “Because Normal is Boring””

TheBandLunch is “Plugged In!” Creating Music as an Outlet

In a recent podcast featuring the up and coming Gen Z band “TheBandLunch,” Promly CEO, Jen Libby, and senior intern, Zach Seiger, sat down for a chat on what it’s like to produce music as an all-student band, find creative inspiration, and find a way to connect with yourself through the music. TheBandLunch is madeContinue reading “TheBandLunch is “Plugged In!” Creating Music as an Outlet”