Lessons Pt. 1

I recently went into my advisor’s office to get some advice on an online portfolio that I’ve been putting together (shameless plug, go up there to the menu and click on it if you’re so inclined) and he asked me a question about the blog. "So, what lessons have you learned?" He was referring to … Continue reading Lessons Pt. 1

My New Year’s Resolutions

It's the last day of the first week of 2018 and I'm finally sitting down to figure out what my resolutions are going to be for this year. I know it's not something that I necessarily have to do, but after my success with my resolution last year, I feel like it would be weird not … Continue reading My New Year’s Resolutions

Guess who’s going to Spain?

Me! That's right folks, I am leaving the country! No, but like seriously, I'm going to be studying abroad during spring break in Barcelona, Spain. And I know what you might be thinking: "Studying abroad is a waste of money and time." But lemme tell you a secret...it's totally not! The program I'm going to … Continue reading Guess who’s going to Spain?

How I Lost 50 Pounds

This morning was not the first time that I stepped off of a scale and cried, but it was the first time that those tears were from joy and pride. It's taken me almost nine months and it's been a difficult journey, but I finally hit one of my biggest goals and have lost a … Continue reading How I Lost 50 Pounds

Getting Organized for the New School Year

I’ve been in Athens for almost three weeks and while I love relaxing and being able to hang out with my roommates, I am ready for classes to start. I feel like I’m absolutely frying my brain with my phone and TV shows right now (I've been marathoning Game of Thrones for a week). So, … Continue reading Getting Organized for the New School Year

Move-In Day Do’s and Don’ts

It’s been two weeks too long my friends, but let me tell you, they’ve been a crazy and very busy two weeks. I moved into my apartment last Saturday and after spending a week settling in and visiting family and friends in Ohio, I finally found the time to sit down and write this blog. … Continue reading Move-In Day Do’s and Don’ts

It’s the Final Countdown

This Saturday I'm headed back to the great state of Ohio to move into my first apartment with my cute and awesome roomies, pictured above. I'm really excited to get back to Athens, my home away from home, and my packing is coming along slowly but surely. While I'm looking forward to my junior year … Continue reading It’s the Final Countdown

Going to an Amusement Park: the Healthy Way

Heyyooooo! It's been far too long, my blog-reading friends! Okay so this post is only a couple days late, but it was delayed with good reason (at least for me). Yesterday, I went to the Carowinds amusement park with my family and it was amazing! I don't know about you but I LOVE roller coasters and … Continue reading Going to an Amusement Park: the Healthy Way

5 stores to explore when furniture shopping on a budget

In four weeks I will be moving into my first apartment (screams internally with stress and excitement) so I've been shopping for odds and ends throughout the summer for my bedroom as well as the kitchen and living room I'll be sharing with my roommates. This week I was on the hunt for a nightstand … Continue reading 5 stores to explore when furniture shopping on a budget