I’m On My Way

I'm not going to lie, 2016 hasn't been my favorite, and that's not even counting the drama of this election cycle. Yes, I've had many blessings and good times this year, but I also feel I've struggled more in these past 10 months than at any other time in my life. The optimist in me … Continue reading I’m On My Way

Photo Series: A Run In the Rain

Trail running has been part of my life ever since my time on the cross country team in high school. Not only is it a great way to stay in shape, for me it's also about exploring, taking a break, and getting in touch with myself and nature. Usually, it's also a time to unplug … Continue reading Photo Series: A Run In the Rain

Why Quote Boards Give Me Life

If you're like most people, you want to remember the good times in life. If you're like me, you want to remember the good times in life, but you don't have the drive to scrapbook or make any contact with the likes of glue or glitter. Sure, you'll put pictures into Facebook albums, allowing your … Continue reading Why Quote Boards Give Me Life

Seven-ish Tips For New RA’s

A new school year is beginning and for the first time in three years, I'm not checking residents into Ross Hall. It was strange this past Saturday, living vicariously through social media and watching move-in day unfold. I don't necessarily miss the long days of preparation for Welcome Week, but I definitely do miss all … Continue reading Seven-ish Tips For New RA’s

A Weekend in Loo-ah-vul

Or Louie-ville or Lolla-vul, however you feel like pronouncing it. I went there this past weekend with my sister, aunt, cousin, and second cousin and had a blast. The drought my blog has suffered these past weeks is at an end! It's been a while since I've gotten to write a travel post (or been … Continue reading A Weekend in Loo-ah-vul