10 Things: October 2019

My favorite kind of blog posts to read are the mildly personal yet random sort of update posts. The posts filled with all the miscellaneous info that showcases a little more personality than normal. So…

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.…

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…

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…

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), sign my own consent…

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…

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.…

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…

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…