Warning: Long post ahead. If you're here from social media, then you already know what today's post is about. But I think an introduction for everyone is still in order. So my sister is in medical school, and she had some time between her third and fourth year, and she wanted to go somewhere with … Continue reading A Weekend in Boston
A Review of a Rough Semester
I figured that after having two semesters of college under my belt, I figured I would be prepared for anything else thrown at me. After all, I had a musical theater roommate, and she and her friends got into some pretty crazy antics. Well, I was very wrong, and honestly this was the worst semester … Continue reading A Review of a Rough Semester
Do the Right Thing
I want to start today's post off with a story that happened last week. On Wednesday, I was coming back from dollar tree and volunteering. I parked my car in the lot it's supposed to be in. As I was walking to the bus stop, I happened to look down and see the magnetic stripe … Continue reading Do the Right Thing
20 Things You May not Know about Me
I've had this blog for over a year now, and while I tell stories about my life, I have yet to do something solely about me. So that's what I'm going to do today. Here is a list of 20 things you may not know about me. I have a scar on my ankle that … Continue reading 20 Things You May not Know about Me
I'll be the first person to tell you that I'm extremely competitive. I love to win and do better in sports or games or other things. However, when it comes to everyday life, there's no need to be competitive. Allow me to explain. Recently, one of my best friends posted on Facebook that she published … Continue reading Competition
I don't know about you, but I love fall. I love all the changing colors, the changing weather, and the excuse to drink hot apple cider (not that I need one but hey). The time from my birthday to Christmas is just so beautiful. I love living in Indiana and being able to experience all … Continue reading Change
Being Invisible/ “Me Too”
You probably saw a few weeks ago on Facebook that women were posting the status "Me Too" as victims of sexual assault. Maybe you were even the one posting it. I know that every time I saw those two little words, my heart broke. I had multiple friends post that as their status, and I … Continue reading Being Invisible/ “Me Too”
Coping with Failure
Do you ever have days where you feel like everything is going wrong? Like no matter what, you can't do anything right? I know I sure do. Mistakes, failures, and setbacks are parts of life. So what do you do? Cry, scream, something else? It doesn't matter what you do as long as you learn … Continue reading Coping with Failure
I considered doing a Halloween post, but this has been on my mind for a while, so I chose to do this one instead. I think it's more important. So here we go: A couple of weeks ago, I was opening a blade similar to an X-ACTO knife. The cap got stuck, and when I … Continue reading Healing
Oh, The Places You’ll Go!
It's so hard to believe that I started my blog one year ago this week! I thought this day would never come, and yet here it is. I want to thank everyone who reads my posts each week and who has helped me along this journey. I wouldn't be here celebrating this milestone without you, … Continue reading Oh, The Places You’ll Go!