up north

My weekend up north was a special one. Spending time with friends I hadn’t seen for months on end, hearing about their lives in a space all together instead of over snapchat, text, or a phone call. Being in a space where I could set my phone down and recognize the importance of being fully […]

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My bucket list…as of right now

In 2014, I started keeping a journal where I wrote one sentence down a day. I tried to keep it as brief as possible while giving a great amount of detail. And the crazy part is I actually stuck to it for over a year. The first few pages of said journal, however, were reserved […]

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My trip abroad

I’ve mentioned traveling this summer multiple times in my recent posts, yet I don’t think I’ve actually dedicated any kind of post to my trip. I think I haven’t done this because I journal-ed about my trip every day and was able to reflect that way, unlike most other experiences where I use my blog […]

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The Top 10 Places I want to see in the US

I live in the US up in the good ol’ cold Midwest. If you’re into sports, the Super Bowl was just hosted in my state. Minnesota, okay? I live in Minnesota. And while Minnesota is an amazing state and has so much beauty and nature to offer to the everyday visitor, I desperately want to […]

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Exploration of relaxation

I am a tense person. I have been since I was born. My mom always said I was born straight as a board, barely moved, but surely cried…loud. Coaches always told me to relax and let my shoulders down and athletic trainers begged me to trust them and relax so they could help stretch my muscles. […]

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