ignorance is not bliss, bliss, veronica n. cuyugan

Ignorance is NOT Bliss

When I first realized that the word bliss resonated with me in a way that no other word affected me, the statement I most often read that term used within was "Ignorance is bliss." by Thomas Gray. As I dove deeper into this word that stuck a chord with my soul,…
Veronica Cuyugan, #ThisIs30, Become Your Own Bliss

This is 30

Turning 30 years old has been something I've been looking forward to since the beginning of my 20's. Many cling to the notion that age is nothing than a number, but for some reason, this birthday feels profoundly different. I've heard many dread this year (especially the childless and unmarried),…
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4 Week Vegan #DailyDetox with Raw Green Organics RawJuvenate Detox Cleanse

What does a girl who has everything her heart desires give herself as a gift? An organic, vegan, raw cleanse. Detoxing was the only thing I could think of to give my body for my upcoming 30th birthday. Today is the first day of my 4 Week vegan organic detox…
insecurity, education, veronica n cuyugan, writer, bliss

My Greatest Insecurity

When I was 25, I left college. I had taken my sweet time working on my associate's degree at Valencia College, where I learned so much about myself and the world around me. Growing within the world of academia was an indulgence because I loved to learn. The process of learning…
Veronica N. Cuyugan

The Bliss in Knowing

"In order for the seeds to be planted, the surface must first be disrupted." For most of my young, adult life, I've grappled with what it means to be a "good woman." I've somehow inherited the notion - the lie - which states that my fundamental goodness was based upon…