What’s Next For Me

I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about how I wanted to share this part of my life. Believe it or not, I’m actually a very reserved person; I keep my personal life extremely private.… View Post

High School Advice

I was never really nervous about starting high school. Maybe it’s because I had just moved across the world only two years prior, but it didn’t feel like a big deal to me. I was… View Post

An Honest Update.

I wrote this post in Barcelona several weeks ago. I was sitting alone in the airport, processing my trip, and this post poured out of me like few others. It felt frighteningly honest. But deep… View Post

Eighteen.

Y’all, it’s official. I’m a freaking adult. What the heck?! I can vote, buy a lottery ticket, get a tattoo (not that I would ever do this, but like I could), and since I am… View Post

17 Things I’ve Learned at Age 17

OK guys, it’s day two of birthday week and officially my last day as a child (SO weird). So far today I have been completely spoiled with flowers, slushies, and ice cream; I’ve been blasting… View Post

17 of my Favorite Memories from Age 17

My family goes all out for birthdays. We fully adopt the “birthday month” mentality and party hard. Simply put, we will take any excuse to celebrate one another, and I think that is really special.… View Post

2018.

2018 was the year of curveballs. The best and worst kind. In years gone by, I would drop some sort of statement like the one above and spend the next thousand words explaining them and… View Post

Where I’ve Been…

Hey. It’s been a while… How are you?  I can imagine that you are probably seriously confused. I mean, I went on a three month blogging hiatus, came back with one post promising not to leave… View Post

Seventeen.

Hey hey hey! Guess who’s 17!!!!!!!! YAYAYAYAY! If you follow me on instagram, you will definitely already know this, and are probably so tired of hearing the words “Madeline” and “birthday” in the same sentence.… View Post