MetizaIf there was one thing you missed about being a little kid, what would it be? Ok, besides scheduled nap time and recess (both should be required if you ask me). Well if you’re anything like millions...Continue reading
MetizaI consider myself extremely lucky to have the opportunity to take a gap year instead of going straight to college from high school. There wasn’t one moment when I decided to take a year off; rather,...Continue reading
MetizaIf you are anything like most upperclassmen, you've spent a good many hours staring at a blank Word document with the words "COLLEGE ESSAY" racing through your brain. What do they want? How do I r...Continue reading
MetizaYou've got your college applications just about perfect: transcripts ordered, SATs nailed, essays polished. The one factor that's got you worried is the spot on your resume for extracurricular act...Continue reading
MetizaI won’t lie to you: being in a long-distance relationship sucks.
About 2 weeks ago, my boyfriend and I celebrated our 8 year anniversary. These last 8 years have been filled with laughter, advent...Continue reading
MetizaToday marks the launch of a new online community, Metiza! Our hope is that you find yourself amongst friends here, in a community that celebrates everything you are. At Metiza, we’re not going to b...Continue reading
MetizaAh, tattoos. They are a very permanent form of self-expression. They allow us to display our individuality, showcase our personality and remember our histories. I don’t personally have any tattoos (...Continue reading
MetizaBody-shaming. Most of us are guilty of it, especially when the target is ourselves. We look in the mirror and judge. We notice our flaws and critique our shortcomings. We body-shame ourselves for not...Continue reading
Metiza“The world is a better place because you are in it.” “Your presence, your gift, your amazingness is important to me.” “Thank you for making my world better.” “You freaking rock, do you k...Continue reading
MetizaLisa Eldridge knows her makeup history. The artist and author took to YouTube to experiment with all the different beauty trends since the beginning of time, showing us the ups and downs of makeup, as...Continue reading
MetizaHere are my numbers, right up front: I am 5’9”, 146 pounds and usually wear a size six. I am tall and relatively thin, but have always struggled with body image (what woman hasn’t?). After I gra...Continue reading
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