Beckett Brennan

285 Flips | 2 Magazines | 5 Likes | 14 Following | 2 Followers | @becketteaston | In life I’ve learned to count my blessings & not my problems, I’ve learned that people come & go and it’s not up to me to make them stay. I’ve learned how to hold on to what’s special, to let go of what’s not. I was taught to never take life for granted, to live a little, to love with everything I have , to never give up, & most of all — to fight for what I believe.

The 27 Cutest World Cup Tees to Rock Right Now

So there’s this sports thing going on in Brazil right now; you might have heard of it (or you might hear it streaming from your neighbor’s apartment)… GOOAAALLLLLL! The World Cup is back and it’s in Rio. The tourney may have already kicked off, but it’s not too late for you to get in on the action. …

Commentary: Why I think the Broncos will dominate the Chargers

(Photo: MGN Online)<p>×<p>Commentary: Why I think the Broncos will dominate the Chargers<p>(Photo: MGN Online)<p>DENVER — I am fully aware how hot the Chargers …

You Can Decide How To Define Yourself

Recently, a woman by the name of Lizzie Velasquez took to the stage at the TEDx Austin Women talk to talk about defining herself and the perspective …

There’s True, And Then There’s Irish True

By Thought Catalog Sponsored Posts,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1cWIilR<p>True Irish spirit isn’t really something you can manufacture. It’s a …

#ThingsToLeaveIn2013

Let Hope In

Hope Changes Everything<p>It can disarm guilt, shatter shame, and put your past in its place. All you have to do is make the choice to let it in. It …

Home

By Molly Clarke,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/18CI2FN<p>My dictionary says that home is a place where something is naturally located; an environment …

The 40 Christmas Presents That Every Kid In The 90s Absolutely Had To Have

By Rob Fee,<p>Talkboy<p>After Kevin McCallister used that thing to get a room at the Plaza Hotel on <i>Home Alone 2</i>, there wasn’t a kid in America that didn’t …

The 18 reasons one site says Denver is the best city in the U.S.

<b>Number 18:</b> "25 days of sun a month (or 300 days of sun a year) (or more sun than San Diego or Miami)."<p><i>Note: We've debunked this theory as a myth</i> …

The Actual Definitive List Of Stuff 90s Girls Loved

1. Roller Rink Birthday Parties<p>All the cool kids had at least one party at the roller rink. It was so popular, my parents bought me my own …

Charleston, South Carolina Is Officially The Best City In The World

Which is the greatest city in the world? Is it Paris? Tokyo? A teeny little town on the Italian coast?<p>Nope, it's none other than Charleston, South Carolina, where the grits are spicy, the weather is warm, and the people are oh-so charming. This city -- which has been voted best in the U.S. numerous …

Day 6: Sound off on the Quote, "Every Woman Has the Exact Love Life She Wants" - The Single Woman - Single is the New Fabulous!

<b>Sound off on the quote: “Every woman has the exact love life she wants.”</b><p>I heard this quote in the movie <i>The Wedding Date</i> a few years ago and I …

Single is the New Fabulous!

<b>The following is an excerpt from my book The Single Woman: Life, Love, & a Dash of Sass:</b><p>Instead of “single & fabulous,” the life of a single woman in …

A Bitterness of My Own Brewing: Is My Life Passing Me By?

I'm sitting here in my local coffee shop with my 14-year-old, and I'm on the verge of tears. Not happy, not sad. They are tears of yearning. I want …

Middle School

Lessons Learned From Running Into An Ex Looking Like Something My Cat Coughed Up: A True Story - The Single Woman - Single is the New Fabulous!

Running into an ex looking your absolute BEST = Every girl’s fantasy.<p>Running into an ex looking your absolute WORST = Every girl’s nightmare.<p>I should …

What Does Letting Go Look Like? - The Single Woman - Single is the New Fabulous!

HOW do you let go and move on from ANYTHING in your life that no longer fits, no longer works, no longer brings you joy but pain, no longer brings …

Day 9: Your Favorite Weird/Funny Single Behavior - The Single Woman - Single is the New Fabulous!

<b>Day 9: My favorite “weird/funny single behavior”</b><p>I’ve fallen behind on the past couple of days because I’ve been in the process of moving, so please …

10 Simple Ways To Make Yourself Happier

By Isabella Skovira,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/GVuYU0<p>As a senior in college on the brink of real life (read: paying for college loans, having …

Day 8: Five Things That Are Most Important to You in a Future Mate - The Single Woman - Single is the New Fabulous!

<b>Five things that are most important to me in a future mate.</b><p>I’ll keep this short and sweet today to get it in just under the wire. I’ve always said …

Day 7: Where You Are in Your Life vs. Where You Thought You Would Be - The Single Woman - Single is the New Fabulous!

<b>Where you are in your life vs. where you thought you would be at this point.</b><p>Five years ago today, I walked away from the toxic, abusive, destructive …

How to be a 20-Something

By Ryan O'Connell,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/N6SV7R<p>Be really attractive. Your acne is gone, your face has matured without having wrinkles and …

Let Hope In - The Single Woman - Single is the New Fabulous!

<i>Hope changes everything</i>. ~Pete Wilson<p>As single woman, I feel like one of the biggest challenges we face is hopelessness. All the daily warnings we …

There’s More To Life Than Happiness

By Kovie Biakolo,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1fP6xp0<p><i>“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be</i> …

23 Things Playing Sports Taught Me About Life

1. Everyone has a limit, although it varies from person to person. Know yours, and know when to tap out. Learn to bow out gracefully. Everyone has a …

10 Friendship Questions Every Girl Should Be Asking Themselves In Their 20s

By Sierra Clarke,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1ap0ELl<p>1. Do your close friends have other girlfriends? At this stage in life every girl should …

Loss, Love, Friendship And The Things You Will Remember

By Gemma Doyle,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/16znTOQ<p>If I had to pinpoint a culprit, it definitely was the fifth glass of pinot noir I consumed the …

7 Little Moments That Define Our Lives

By Cody Delistraty,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/15Ro2S0<p>Life has its obvious defining moments: graduation, our first house or apartment, falling …