Ellen Scheidt

Ellen is a twenty-three year old writer from Pittsburgh, Pa. A Graduate of Duquesne University. She is currently finishing her Masters in Professional Counseling. As an aspiring therapist, her goal is to change the perceptions of others for the greater good. The post-grad transition into the real world is a trying time for us all. Ellen is able to captivate the daily struggles of all young twenty-something's while staying fab. Instagram @ellenscheidt Twitter: Allen_Scheidt

Why It's Important To Define Yourself Before Letting A Relationship Define You

ByEllen Scheidt
A relationship should be a union between two separate people — not one person who defines the other. Over time, the two of you may fuse in the way that “Kimye” and “Tomkat” and “Brangelina” all have before, but if the foundation of your relationship…

Don't Feed Your Insecurities: Why Failure Should Make You Hungry For More Chances

ByEllen Scheidt
One evening, an old Cherokee told his grandson about a battle that occurs within people. He said, “My son, the battle between two wolves occurs inside us all. One is Evil: It is anger, envy, jealousy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity,…

5 Life Truths Every Gen-Y Girl Can Learn From Lana Del Rey

ByEllen Scheidt
Many contemporary musical artists have songs and lyrics we can relate to, but not all of them are people worthy of looking up to. But now, Generation-Y has an honest and genuine person to idolize in Lana Del Rey. She seems to be able to relate to…

There Are No Highs Without The Lows: Why We Must Understand Pain To Appreciate Happiness

ByEllen Scheidt
The problem with our generation is that we grew up knowing that there was always a "quick fix" to everything. If you had a headache, Tylenol solved it. The media is constantly showing advertisements for miracle drugs that will help you lose weight…

Not Over You: Why You Need To Stop Stalking Your Ex On Social Media

ByEllen Scheidt
Whether we want to admit it or not, we have all stalked our exes on social media. Though we've all done this, it's never worth your time. Here are five significant reasons you need to stop doing this right now. 1. Don't let yourself be defined…

Is Having Money The Key To Fulfillment?

ByEllen Scheidt
"You need not to climb mountaintops. You need not to cross the sea. You need not to find a cure for everything that makes you weak. You need not to reach for the stars when life becomes so dark,
and when the wind does blow against the grain, you…

How Seriously Should You Take Your Horoscope?

ByEllen Scheidt
"Geminis are characterized by the twins. Their mood often changes quickly and rapidly. They have excellent communication skills, the ability to adapt to any situation. However, they must learn to speak with candor instead of simply repeating what…