Tips on being in long distance friendships

One of my best friends lives 1,463 miles away from me. Another one of my best friends lives 1,044┬ámiles away. Another lives 999 miles away. And another lives 725 miles away. If you’re like me, you can’t remember a time when one of your favorite people in the world didn’t live far away from you. […]

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22 things I learned while 22

HAPPY JUNE (aka, the best month of the year)! It’s officially my birthday month which means I go into reflection mode and think to myself, “what new things did I learn this year?“, “did I discover anything about myself?“, “did I learn any big no-no’s while I made my mistakes?” Anyone else do this? I’ve […]

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Growing up

When I was a little girl I would run to my parents room late at night crying because I was afraid to grow up. During the day I would play high school with my imaginary friends, or go to my room and talk to my imaginary college roommate. I would constantly play like I was […]

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Investments

Lately, I’ve found myself reevaluating where I choose to invest my time and who I choose to invest in. Honestly, I’ve never taken time to reflect on this process and understand why I choose to do what I do and why I choose to be friends with someone. However, I’m realizing that even when I […]

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Conference And Big Announcement!

I’ve been planning a conference for Student Ambassadors across the UW System. This event is held every year and it was officially UW-Eau Claire’s turn to host, so I was the one to take the reigns and do the planning for it. I had no idea what I was getting myself into. I dedicated a […]

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Going back to my roots

*WARNING VULNERABLE POST AHEAD* I’m in the biggest time of transition in life. I’m doing everything possible to finish college strong, spend time with people I really value having in my life, and maintain a healthy mental state, as well. Sadly, I’m not doing too hot in a lot of those areas. Last year I […]

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The Balancing Act

This semester I am learning how to balance my social and academic life. After failing to spend time with certain friends due to homework and failing an exam due to spending too much time being social, I’m learning that this whole college thing is a balancing act (of course during my last semester). Throughout my […]

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You can’t always get what you want

I always sing the guitar rifts when I say those words, but that’s not the point to this post. If you’ve been following me this semester, you’ll know that I’ve been applying for jobs, running for homecoming royalty, and working my rear end off for my job. Throughout all of these experiences, moments, and times […]

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Homecoming Shenanigans

Wondering why I haven’t posted in the last two weeks? Well, let me tell you, these last two weeks have been the craziest weeks of my college career — I ran for homecoming royalty. That’s right, I decided for my last semester when the wonderful organization Campus Ambassadors nominated me as their homecoming candidate, I […]

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Time flies

Oh my gosh, it’s Sunday and I broke my goal of writing once per week. So to take back breaking my goal, I’m going to say for this week, we start on Monday, not Sunday… I only have 83 days until I graduate. WHAT? I am so not ready for my time in college to […]

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