Four years ago, I was in Seville, Spain doing a semester-long study abroad program. When I think about that semester, a lot of mixed feelings come up. On the surface, it was an incredible experience. I traveled all over Europe; I took a lot of fun classes, such as a cooking class, and a film… Continue reading Study Abroad Reflection: Lessons Learned
As I mentioned in my 2017 Reflection post, I accomplished a lot last year. But in true perfectionist fashion, I am determined to accomplish even more this year. I’ve never been one for setting strict resolutions, but I do like to set goals for myself to have an idea of what I’m working towards. So… Continue reading My 2018 New Year’s Resolutions
2017 tested my resilience. It was a year full of life changes which made me question what I thought I already knew about love, family, happiness, and life in general. It was tough, but I was tougher. I pushed myself out of my comfort zone more times than I can remember, and it all paid… Continue reading 2017 Reflection: A Year Of Change
I can’t believe it’s been two months since my last blog post! I’ve been wanting to write again for a while now, but I wasn’t sure what to write about and I’ve also been very busy so it’s been easy to make excuses as to why I can’t blog. But here I am, and that’s… Continue reading Where Have I Been?
“Isn’t that what everyone wants, just for a moment to be unencumbered?” As I mentioned in my August Favorites blog post, I recently finished reading Ann Patchett‘s novel Commonwealth, and thoroughly enjoyed the read. Today I am going to give you all a glance at what the story is about, and what I liked about… Continue reading Book Review: Commonwealth
It’s hard to believe August is already over! To kick off September, I thought I’d share some of my favorite things from the past month. TV Show My favorite TV show this month is one that I’ve mentioned in a past Favorites blog post, but I recently found my way back to it so I… Continue reading August Favorites 2017
Fear of change is pretty much universal. Nobody likes the unknown, and everyone gets comfortable with what they are used to. But inevitably, our life will change whether we like it or not. Some changes are expected, and others are a total shock to us. I don’t have any data to back this up, but… Continue reading How To Navigate Life Changes