I Had to Turn Down My Dream College Because I Couldn’t Afford It

I Had to Turn Down My Dream College Because I Couldn’t Afford It

Ever since I was in middle school, I was dead-set on finding "the perfect college for me". One that I could thrive in, get an amazing education, have lots of opportunities, and become a better version of myself. I remember in both 7th and 8th grade, there was a week where our school counselor would [...]

A Year in Review: 2016

A Year in Review: 2016

2016 has been one crazy year. A lot has changed, and I've grown a lot. From accomplishments to struggles, high school to college, new jobs, new relationships, and lots of changes. I decided to look back at the insane last twelve months and remember the good, stressful, funny, glorious times and memories. January The beginning [...]

Cupcakes

Cupcakes

I used to be scared of cupcakes. The cute little desserts with adorable swirled frosting and rainbow sprinkles- they used to terrify me. I remember one day after my lunch period, I was rounding the corner in the hallway when I saw a girl in my algebra class carrying a box of store-bought cupcakes. They were [...]

Move-In Day at MSSU!

Move-In Day at MSSU!

August 18 was a weird day for me. I got up and watched my brother and sister head off for their first day of school while I.. stayed home. No more high school for me! I finished packing up everything in my room and did some last-minute stuff I needed to get done while waiting [...]

The Last Night

The Last Night

Tomorrow, I move to college. All of (just kidding, most of) the stuff I'm taking with me for the next two semesters is packed up, and my room is full of boxes and plastic bags that I need to throw away. I had my last dinner in this house, last evening of watching TV with [...]

78 Days

78 Days

I move to college in 78 days. I'm sitting in my bed, in the house I've lived in for 18 years, surrounded by Stitch plushes and wrapped up in a soft Disney princess blanket and I can't wrap my head around the fact that I move to COLLEGE in 78 days. In just 11 weeks, [...]