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The challenges of being a freshman

The Challenges of Being a Freshman

Peer pressure, stress, anxiety, and homesickness are some of the challenges that freshmen face in their new life in college. Stepping foot in a new school is definitely one for the books for many teens. They think that by being in college and away from home, they can be free to do whatever they want. […]

adinasilvestri.com quote of the day 5 things to quit right now.

8-14-17 Quote of the day: Quit it.

5 Things To Quit Right Now. 1.Trying to please everyone. 2.Fearing change. 3.Living in the past. 4.Putting yourself down. 5.Overthinking -QUOTLING.COM

adinasilvestri.com quote of the day to the quiet people

7-26-17 Quote of the day: To the quiet people!

“I’ve always liked quiet people: You never know if they’re dancing in a daydream or if they’re carrying the weight of the world.” -John Green, Looking for Alaska

adinassilvestri.com 3 reasons we lie and 3 solutions blog

3 Reasons We Lie and 3 Solutions

3 Reasons We Lie and 3 Solutions   We say it is wrong. We reword things to say “white lie” or “fibbing” to ease our guilt. We cross our fingers and hope for the best as if to suspend judgment and convince ourselves we are playing on the right side of communicative fair play. This […]

adinasilvestri.com quote of the day

7-10-17 Quote of the Day: Alive.

Hold on to it if it makes you feel alive. Let it go if it stops you from living.

adinasilvestri.com Binge Eating Disorder Blog

3 Things People with Binge Eating Disorders Wish Others Understood

Pizza. Ice Cream. Chocolate. All of these foods are so tempting that one is almost frozen in space until the urge to eat their trigger food is accomplished. People with Binge Eating Disorder (BED) live in a world in which food is not just on their mind; it is often the only thing they can […]