Dealing with Loneliness: Living By Yourself Far Away From Home, Family, and Friends

Dealing with Loneliness: Living by Yourself Far Away from Home, Family, and Friends

Everyone gets lonely, especially when you are in a new town far away from those you know and love. It’s hard, very hard. And sometimes it’s even emotionally draining. Here are some tips to help you manage loneliness when living by yourself far away from home, family, and friends.   Go Out Often (AKA Don’t…

How to Factor For Your Feelings After A Long-Distance Move

How to Factor For Your Feelings After A Long-Distance Move

Moving long distance, while life-affirming, can be terrifying. To some degree, it’s obvious before you’ve even embarked on the journey. No one could undertake a move like this without an overfill of feelings or at least a fluttering in your stomach. It’s simply not possible. This post gives a brief rundown of some feelings you…

Houseplant Themed October Bullet Journal

Houseplant Themed October Bullet Journal

For October’ bullet journal, I chose to take a completely new approach. Until recently I haven’t really used tools like stickers or washi tape, I also haven’t utilized welcome or title pages. However, for October I created a title page that I absolutely love. I also decided to use houseplant stickers, cactus washi tape, and…

How to Hide Ugly Home Features | Integrated Design

How to Hide Ugly Home Features | Integrated Design

Interior Design is a beautiful concept. It gives us the means and methods to put our personal stamp on our living space, making it our own unique place. Statement pieces of furniture, art on the walls, strategically placed mirrors and house plants can transform the ordinary into something pretty magical. Sometimes though, there are certain…

12-Day Gratitude Challenge | #GratefulwithJihiElephant

12 Day Instagram Gratitude Challenge | #GratefulwithJihiElephant

This week on Jihi Elephant I have been planning an Instagram challenge and I want to share it with you amazing people! The goal of this challenge is to express gratefulness publicly with the hope that it inspires gratitude in those around us. Being grateful is so so so important and wonderful, which I have…