Katie Berbert

Bio

Katie Berbert is a Univ. of Maryland grad who is now studying to become an elementary school teacher . Her athletic career peaked at age 12 but she still pretends to be sporty. Hobbies include eating, drinking and being merry. @berbie_doll

17 Unbelievably Selfish, Yet Relatable, First World Problems

By Katie Berbert
“First-world problems” is a term coined to describe the everyday struggles of people lucky enough to live comfortably in first-world countries. It’s sad, but true. On a daily basis, many people suffer from first-world problems, as opposed to…

21 Things I Learned In College That Weren't Taught In A Classroom

By Katie Berbert
Looking back on my four years of college, I realize how many countless hours I spent in the classroom, doing group projects, finishing homework, and studying for tests and quizzes. Okay, maybe I didn’t spend as much time on those things as I should…

The Real World: 13 Common Conflicting Thoughts Post-Grads Have

By Katie Berbert
Our 20s: They’re a crazy time, when many of us experience life-changing moments known as “milestones.” We finally get our first real jobs after all those unpaid internships. We graduate from college, move out of our parents’ homes and start paying…

13 Realizations About Sex And Love We Have As Post-Grads

By Katie Berbert
Relationships can be hard to pin down and explain sometimes. How you define a relationship also changes as you mature and your priorities adjust. What you consider to be a blossoming relationship during your sophomore year of college may not…

12 Things That Go Through A Girl’s Head When She’s PMSing

By Katie Berbert
It’s almost that time of the month again. Ugh, how did it come up so soon? Has it really been a month since last time? Guess it’s time to break out the emergency chocolate and snuggle up to watch a good chick flick. Every girl out there reading this…

10 Crazy Things That Happen When You’re Falling In Love

By Katie Berbert
We sing about it, write about it and watch movies about it, but when you think about it, falling in love is crazy and maybe even weird. It makes us feel and do things we usually wouldn’t under any other circumstances. First of all, it physically…

Choose Happiness: How Your Reactions Directly Affect Your Mood

By Katie Berbert
Recently, I was talking to someone who told me he’s been in a good mood for the past 17 years. At first, I thought, 'How is that possible?' I’m generally a very positive person who is rarely in a bad mood, but things in everyday life do occasionally…

Should I Or Shouldn't I? 9 Ways To Overcome Your Battle With Indecisiveness

By Katie Berbert
I’ve always been indecisive. When people used to ask me what my favorite color was as a child, I would give them multiple answers before blurting out that I liked them all. I’m the girl who will stare at a menu for longer than is really necessary…

10 Reasons To Boycott The Word 'But' And Stop Making Excuses For Everything

By Katie Berbert
But: It’s a word that changes sentences, intentions and even actions. It controls us and most of us don’t even realize it. “I want to get in shape, BUT…” “I used to think I could do that job, BUT…” “I should go on that date, BUT…” It doesn’t matter…

5 Reasons It's All The Little Things In Life That Make For The Happiest Journey

By Katie Berbert
Every moment of every day, we encounter innumerable “little things.” Yet, despite this, it’s so easy for us to get swept up in the grand scheme of things and forget to pay attention to the small stuff. Today’s society is always pushing us to look…