Demi Lovato

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An Introduction to Demi Lovato

Demi Lovato is a singer and actress who made her first debut act on Barney and Friends. Her rise to stardom later come when she starred in Disney Channel’s original movie, Camp Rock. With the success and big break she got from the movie, Lovato got signed a recording contract with Hollywood Records. Success only went up for Demi when her debut album rose to the Billboard charts at number 2. Acting along side with the Jonas Brothers in Camp Rock, Demi was given the opportunity to tour along with the brothers. Lovato was working on her own music, touring and continued to act for Disney shows and movies at this time.

The pressure to succeed at her teenage years eventually got to Demi. Eventually, personal issues interfered with her career. She struggled with bipolar disorder, eating disorders, drugs, bullying and mental issues.

After constant attempts to help, change eventually took effect when Demi Lovato’s team told her they were going to leave and drop her because there was nothing they could do for her anymore. This triggered a change in Demi when she realized that her team was going to leave her. At the age of 19, the recovery stage for Demi was improving. Things were slowly starting to change.

Demi Lovato has made a major comeback in music when she recently released her 6th studio album “Tell Me You Love Me” and announced a tour in the following year. In the album, she expresses a more soulful and mature side.

In addition to music and acting, Demi raises awareness for LGBT issues and mental health. She also speaks up against politics.  Continue reading “Demi Lovato”

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“Enjoy life and live the Adventure”

Quote by Louis Cole

     Your twenties are the prime age for experiencing life. Whether that means traveling, finding yourself, meeting new people or trying something different, living your best life should begin now. With balancing a minimum wage job and going to school, my days off used to consist of never leaving my bedroom. You can say that my social life was pretty nonexistent. A 21 year old college student with no social life? Something wasn’t adding up. Thankfully, after limiting my online shopping addiction, the only thing that was able to add up was money! This meant that the days of watching other people live their lives (while trying to live vicariously through their Instagram posts) were over! Or at least toned down quite a bit.

     Once I turned 21 earlier this year, I knew that something had to change. I needed excitement in my life, I needed to be spontaneous and start living. I mean, life is too short to be trying to live someone else’s life. This meant that I needed to tone down on binge watching Youtube and Netflix. Although it was hard, I think what inspired me the most was seeing all these video influencers documenting their life and travels. In particular, videos of people around my age experiencing the world made me want to do the same. I stumbled upon this video and listened to her personal experience abroad. Not only did I attempt to journal because of it, I also realized there was a world out there waiting to be explored and experiences out there to help shape us as a person. Continue reading ““Enjoy life and live the Adventure””