The Christmas Jitters

Hello everyone, Christmas is three days away - holy moly!  As the days creep closer to Christmas, my overall excitement grows. We officially have the tree set up in the living room and the extravaganza of keeping each other away from gifts has begun. Now that I am home and earning some cold, hard cash … Continue reading The Christmas Jitters


True Meaning of Cookie Day

This year I have been thankful for a lot, but nothing made me feel as warm and accepted as when I had been invited to cookie day. Cookie day is where my boyfriend's one side of the family gets together and bakes large amounts of various cookies - the catch is - it's an all … Continue reading True Meaning of Cookie Day

Complex Life of Having Two Homes

As Friday night rolled in, one by one my college campus became smaller in number and I overwhelmingly felt a twinge of blue fill my heart. Home is defined as the place where one lives permanently. As a verb, home can be defined (as to an animal) when one returns by instinct to its territory. … Continue reading Complex Life of Having Two Homes

A Sign of Hope

I am going to be super real and honest with this post - lately  I have been struggling emotionally with the thought of growing up and going to college. I know, this is normal thoughts and feelings of a recently turned 18 year old. However, this has been effecting my family as well. My  mother … Continue reading A Sign of Hope

Little Things

Yesterday afternoon, while I was sitting outside on a blanket writing my newest blog post, my Aunt Jen texted me. It was a simple text, but the significance of it touched my heart. It's no secret I admire dragonflies, I think they are beautiful and mysterious. I have a dragonfly decal sticker on my car, … Continue reading Little Things

Advice For Your Transformation

Like one of my best friend's said the other day, people really do change within four years. The idea of it is kinda scary, but it's also empowering and motivational. Personally, I have changed tremendously throughout my four years of high school and I am so glad. Within four years, I changed socially, physically, and mentally. … Continue reading Advice For Your Transformation

Energy Vampires

When I first created this blog, I was not aware of the stressful and worrisome events that were at the brink of my horizon.  One event led to another - school, work, friends and family problems, college decision-making, - and so much more simply knocked me off course, something I refer to as being under … Continue reading Energy Vampires