Travel is STRESSFUL. From overpacking to forgetting important items, traffic, confusing signs, foreign languages, dirty bathrooms, delayed flights and the flights themselves, it’s easy to be overwhelmed. In the end, the excitement of being in a new place (or back in a familiar one) is worth the stress. All of the beautiful things you’ll see… Read More Travel Essentials: What I Wear + What’s In My Bag
For people who don’t have a gym membership, staying in shape can be tough. I don’t mean staying “skinny” – I mean having a bad ass strong bod regardless of your shape or size. Fit is fit. Even if you have a gym membership, regular exercise routines surrounded by strangers and intimidating equipment can get… Read More My Favorite Ways to Get Fit – Without the Gym
In every human there are traits considered “unfavorable.” We are all an endless amalgamation of all of our preferences, habits, and quirks. The question is, do we allow some of these more prominent traits to shape our lives? The problem is not that we have these traits, but the way in which we develop an… Read More Fatal Flaws: Cultivating Self-Awareness and Positive Habits
Repeat after me. It does not matter what college I go to. College does not have the power to validate me as a person. Period. Senior year is one long, obnoxious, drawn-out conversation about college: where everyone is applying, where they got in, where they really want to go, where they can afford to go,… Read More Why the College You Attend Does Not Validate You as a Person
When I started my blog, I started pinning articles giving instructions on how you should be writing blog posts, how you should be setting up your blog, what kind of content you should be writing about, the way you should be writing, why you have to use social media, and the best way to “get… Read More Why I’ve Been Having Trouble Blogging
French is a complicated language, but that doesn’t mean every lesson has to be difficult from the get-go. So this French lesson is keeping it simple by introducing you to the most essential phrases to know. Even with very limited familiarity with the language, you could survive with these phrases. If you’re going to be traveling… Read More Essential French Phrases – Learn French!
Time is said to be not linear, but circular, and as we all learned in one of our first geometry lessons, circles are made of an infinite amount of points. Circles, like time, are never-ending. Not everyone believes in starting fresh on January 1st. Many people don’t make resolutions or never follow through with the… Read More Happy New Year! – A Guide to New Year’s Resolutions
I am currently an AP French student, hoping to share some of my knowledge about the French language that I have learned and will continue to learn as I perfect my French. If you are just as eager as I always was to learn French, or any language really, stay tuned for a whole series… Read More My Favorite French Words and Phrases – Learn French!
Lorelai and Rory have definitively been the most iconic mother-daughter duo to grace a television set since their October 2000 debut in Gilmore Girls. Through fast-paced, witty conversation, these two caught the hearts of their audience and have become an intrinsic and beloved part of many homes and mother-daughter relationships, such as my own. Here… Read More 8 Life Lessons Learned From Gilmore Girls
School is back in season for most of us, or is starting back up soon, and that means early hours before the sun has risen, lots of coffee, and a whole lot of yawning. I used to be that person that would sleep till 4 in the afternoon, but as I’ve gotten older I’ve found… Read More How To Have Better Mornings