I have only been in Colorado for three days, but I feel like I have already learned so much about myself. The first day I took skiing lessons I was the worst one in the class. During our lunch break I walked back slowly and painfully to the hotel and cried. I was frustrated and discouraged. Everyone around me was progressing and getting ready for the ski lifts while I was still just trying to move … [Read more...] about How My Trip to Colorado Taught Me to Deal with Discouragement
I've always found it odd when I hear people say they've never won anything. And I always think really? In my short years lived I've won A LOT. I mean, I always win things. I won a bracelet on Facebook a few weeks ago just for liking a company page. I won an iPod for completing a paid survey. I even won an Apple TV just by showing up for more information at a conference. Now, before you start … [Read more...] about How to Be Lucky By Changing Your Thinking
Shyness is a social anxiety millions of people experience. It’s not as rare as it may seem, because while there are certain habits shy people usually exhibit, there are plenty of folks out there who can hide their shyness very well — myself included. Being shy is a very common issue people deal with when it comes to socializing. And unlike some guys who can use the "nice guys finish last" or … [Read more...] about Dating Tips for the Shy and Awkward
As we come closer to that date in November when we all must vote for our next president of the United States, it is important to make an educated decision about who is better for our future. With this being said, one has to be aware of all the political lingo that is being mentioned everyday. To make things a little easier for our readers, I put together a list of terms that may be confusing to … [Read more...] about Political Terms Everyone Should Know
This past Wednesday, roughly 67 million Americans turned on their TVs to watch the first Presidential debate between President Obama and Governor Romney. I was one of those 67 million people. For political junkees, it was like anticipating the big game! And for most viewers, I think people generally left content, regardless of the outcome. I was pleasantly surprised by the civility, information, … [Read more...] about The First Presidential Debate
November is approaching fast. Here are some facts voters should know about the presidential candidates. Whether you are registered as Republican, Democrat, Independent or Libertarian, knowing about each presidential candidate’s stance is highly important. In today’s fast paced world it is hard to find time to educate yourself on all issues that the presidential candidates will have to work out … [Read more...] about Meet the Presidential Candidates
At Miss Millennia Magazine, we celebrate ambitious women who are focused on making a difference in the world and empowered to live their dreams. Aligned with our political theme this month, we'd like to spotlight a woman whose passion for the American dream has driven her political involvement. Introducing Mia Love, currently the Mayor of Saratoga Springs, Utah and running for Congress. She … [Read more...] about Love for Utah
In about six weeks, millions of Americans will be flocking to their local voting booths to vote in the 2012 Presidential election. Some will vote for President Barack Obama, and some will vote for Republican nominee Mitt Romney. Voting is a right that has been exercised by people of all genders and ethnic backgrounds since the mid-20th century. Hopefully by now, most Americans eligible to vote … [Read more...] about Does The Media Sway Voters?