Lisa Thompson

Bio

Lisa Thompson has a Communication/PR degree from Michigan State and currently works at a Fortune 500 company. Lisa is a runner, a sports fan and has a passion helping others. Follow her at @lisathompson032 or her blog at www.selflovebeauty.com.

8 Pearls Of Wisdom Taylor Swift Taught The World About Life And Love

By Lisa Thompson
Taylor Swift is my age and a seven-time Grammy winner. She is the youngest winner in the history of the music industry’s highest honor: the Grammy Award for Album of the Year. She is the only female artist in music history (and just the fourth…

Why Just Being Beautiful Isn't Enough To Get You Into A Relationship

By Lisa Thompson
Imagine if you dated someone just based on looks. You had no chemistry, no passion; he did not share the same interests as you or the same morals. But, he was good looking, in your opinion. Is that enough to sustain a relationship? Absolutely not. I…

The Aftermath: Why Coping Is The Most Important Step In A Breakup

By Lisa Thompson
Dating is hard. Relationships are tough. Breakups, on the other hand, sometimes take more out of you than you realize. You may have been the one to break up with someone, or maybe you were broken up with. Either way, your life completely changes in…

Idea Vs. Reality: How To Tell If You're Really In Love

By Lisa Thompson
We have all been in love with what could be instead of what exists right in front of us. It’s a hard concept for some of us to realize and sometimes, it is even tougher to let go of that concept because it becomes so real in our lives. In my last…

9 Ways An International Trip To Africa Changed My Perspectives On Life And People

By Lisa Thompson
As we pulled up to a village called Lukulu, Zambia, Africa, the sign read, “The land of plenty.” All I could think was, "For their motto being 'the land of plenty,' they really don’t have much." As my two-week mission trip in this village started, I…

Why You Should Tell Your Parents You Love Them Every Day

By Lisa Thompson
I remember the years as a little kid when I absolutely adored my parents. I wanted them to come on all of my field trips, to be around my friends and to talk to them all the time. They were my heroes, and I looked up to them so much. As I moved into…

10 Things My Second Heartbreak Taught Me About Love

By Lisa Thompson
I never thought I would ever have to write about my second love. I had always hoped that after my first love and I ended things, I would meet someone new and everything would fall into place and he would be the one for me. Instead, here I am, two…

Easy Come, Easy Go: Why Men Should Stop Settling For Less Than They Deserve

By Lisa Thompson
People are always saying you shouldn't settle for less than you deserve. I've heard it since I was a little girl; it’s the line we tell every woman when she is treated badly, and it’s also what we recite when looking to give advice. But what about…

The Difficulty Of Change: Why You Need To Take The Leap To Reap The Reward

By Lisa Thompson
Change always seems easy if we are thinking of someone else's change. But if you look at your own life and see just how hard it is to make a personal change, you will understand why expecting someone else to change is even harder. Change is…

12 Signs You're A People Pleaser And Why It's Not Benefitting You

By Lisa Thompson
Although people-pleasing has its advantages, it definitely has its cons. In any situation, one person always ends up losing out and that person is you. Allow yourself to be happy and others will follow. When you have the happiness you want and put…