I'm a week into summer and what a whirlwind it has been! When I finished my last final, I headed home for a couple days to celebrate Mother's Day and saw some of my friends from home. But here I am, moved back into a cute little house in Columbia for another summer! To say … Continue reading Moving 101
The biggest adjustment during sophomore year of college was realizing that college isn't...well, freshman year. Seriously, I must have been on cloud nine the entire time. Sure, I missed home every now and then and it did consist long nights studying every now and then. But it was filled with themed frat parties, ordering Gumby's at … Continue reading Weakness is Key
This morning when I woke up, I thought: normal Wednesday. I got out of bed, got dressed, made breakfast, all thinking... normal Wednesday. Went to class, ate lunch, went to class again... still, just a normal Wednesday. Little did I know, it's a day where women are given the credit they deserve. A time where … Continue reading A day about… women?
It's been twenty five days since I landed at XNA with sunburnt skin and bug-bitten legs. Twenty five days of getting used to a taking a hot shower and driving on a paved road. Twenty five days since I, along with some awesome people that I got to share this trip with, began the adjustment back to reality- something that … Continue reading Seeking Happiness
to my blog? It has somehow already been a year since I started this thing and wow, how cool is it to say that it wasn't something that fizzled. I couldn't be happier that I kept up with it, and the lessons I had learned were so influential this past year. You're probably right there with … Continue reading Happy One Year
The holidays are here, whether we're ready or not. Christmas time is such a happy time. Even the frigid cold weather can't stop the excitement for decorating sugar cookies, wrapping presents, and watching Christmas Vacation with your family. College students are especially fond of Christmas because Christmas=break=no school=done with finals. Before the true "Christmas season" can … Continue reading ‘Tis the Season
Black Friday is great and exciting and all. I have many memories of hitting up the mall late Thursday nights (my mom driving me of course, she really is the real MVP for that one!) with all of my friends, in a desperate search for some life-changing sale that I couldn't miss out on. Now … Continue reading Small Biz Saturday