School is starting soon for a lot of places. Many high schools have started or are starting this week, and colleges are not far behind. I'm entering my senior year of college, so hopefully by now I have figured some things out. What I want to do today is unpack my backpack, similar to showing … Continue reading My College Backpack
I don't know how much you listen to country music, but there's a pretty popular song out there by Thomas Rhett called "Life Changes". It's super cute and talks about his life story. But I really like the chorus. A couple lines say "You never know what's gonna happen. You make your plans and you … Continue reading Life Changes
I know I've written posts about college life for me before (specifically What People Don’t Tell You about College and What I Learned my First Semester of College… that did not Require a Textbook). But I haven't really discussed the more negative things about college. Because I have to be honest with you: college is stressful. I'm winding … Continue reading College is…
I have a confession to make. Actually, no. I have a statement to make. A confession makes is sound like I'm ashamed. I'm not ashamed of it. I am the worse roommate. Please don't misunderstand. I'm not a bad roommate, but comparatively, I am the worse roommate. For starters, I am messier than my roommate. … Continue reading How it Feels to be the Worse Roommate
I can't believe college has officially started for me this week! Sometimes, I feel like the summer flew by, and other times, I feel like the summer seemed to go really slowly. It may be because there were weeks I was really busy, causing time to go faster, and there were weeks I was not … Continue reading Home Sweet Home?
Most high schoolers have already started school at this point. Summer is winding down, and school is getting back in session. Another year of freshmen are coming up to various colleges over the country in the next few weeks. So, I have compiled my list of tips and tricks to help those who may be … Continue reading My Master List of College Hacks
Being in college has been one of the best experiences of my life. It is more than anything I ever imagined. However, these two years so far have been very challenging to me. I can feel myself being molded, chipped, shaped, and grown every single day. I am not the same person I was in … Continue reading What People Don’t Tell You about College
Want to know what's going on in my life currently? I'm juggling classes, work, social life, exercise, and other responsibilities! Feel free to read about what's going on and walk a mile in my shoes!
Happy November! It's hard to believe I am about four months into my first year of college! It feels like it has flown by, yet some weeks seem to take forever! Being four months in, I want to address something that most people who are college-age or early 20s experience: roommates and offer some tips … Continue reading Ten Tips on Living with a Roommate
Starting out college can be rough. It can be especially rough when things go wrong. I got the required textbook list when I went to orientation over the summer before my freshman year. A few weeks later, however, I got an email about an update in one of my course lists. So I ordered the … Continue reading Books: Causers of Unnecessary Stress