Taking a SHORT break

I didn’t post last week. It was the Fourth of July and everything just felt crazy. I didn’t want to take time to write on my blog. And after weeks on end posting regularly, I found it weird that after taking a week off I still didn’t feel like posting and I didn’t miss it. […]

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orange skies

I forget where I am when I look at the sky, it makes me feel renewed. The colors bring a lightness I haven’t experienced at least for a while. Greeting me with a sense of beginning with a gift of the present begging me to forget about the darkness seen last night. I am a […]

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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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Dealing with anxiety in college

College is a huge milestone in our lives and a lot changes in a three month period. For most people this will cause a normal amount of nerves, stress, and excitement. For someone who deals with anxiety, this creates extreme stress, nerves that shake you to your core, and very little excitement. Welcome to my […]

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Last first day!

It’s official everyone, I am completely done with first day jitters (even though I really haven’t dealt with that since freshman year). Today, I started my 17th year of school. Yes, I am a super senior. Yes, I know I’m old. And yes, college is taking me 4.5 years — trust me, extending your stay […]

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