Patty Rivera

Patty wears many hats and two of them is looking sexy and being smart. Her philosophy is: Be happy and strive for success. Writing is her hobby; a passion and her free therapist. She is her own science experience, not by choice she puts herself in situations no one should ever. Her only benefits are that she can write about it, and hope each of her readers can learn from her roller coaster she calls life. Find her on Instagram & Twitter: @miss_patty22

On The Grind: 4 Ways To Make Yourself The True Definition Of A Hustler

Let me start by saying, I’ve been working since I was 13 years old. It’s not because I had to, but because it prevented me from heading in a different life direction. I was a bad kid for a small period in my teens, until I was given the opportunity t…
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Measure Your Expectations, Being A Hopeless Romantic Won't Help You When You're Dating

I’ve been single for almost three years. People ask me why I’m single all the time. I hate this question. The answer is simple: I don’t want to settle for less and I don’t want just anybody. I’ve dated and been in some quasi-serious relationships. Th…
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The 10 Things You Should Leave Behind In Your Late 20s

I’m officially in my late 20s. Time flies fast — I remember my 21st birthday as if it was yesterday. Our 20s are an experimental stage of self-discovery. This means there are plenty of things that must be left behind: Hangovers By now, you should kno…
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5 Things To Let Go Of In 2014

It’s a new year, so, predictably, the masses are setting lists of resolutions, goals and deadlines for 2014. But, rather than focusing on new additions to supplement your life, consider editing what you already have. Clearing out the unnecessary nois…
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The Best Or Worst Way To Bounce Back: Are Rebounds Really Worth It?

Having a rebound - or rebounds - can be somewhat beneficial. First of all, you’ve revived that companionship that you had in your relationship with your ex with someone new. Second, you have the physical connection, which every human needs – a little…
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Why You Shouldn't Play Matchmaker With Your Friends

A close friend of mine recently set me up with this guy she knows; it’s not the first time this has happened to me. I have been set up a few times with friends of friends, but more often than never, I’ve never made it past the first date. This one gu…
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The Signs You're Dating A Douche, And Why It Might Actually Benefit You

In my ten years of dating, I’ve dated some pretty horrible guys. I’m not going to say it was entirely their fault because I was dumb enough to fall for their games and allow them to be douchebags. With that being said, if you’ve fallen for the antics…
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