Walking through dirt encrusted trails while my ponytail bobbles around and my backpack holds my precious waterbottle, protien bar, and journal is all it takes to make me happy. I like to pretend I'm Cheryl Strayed from 'Wild', a true story about a woman who hiked alone on the Pacific Crest Trail for three months with … Continue reading I Came Out Taller Than the Trees
Live in the moment, forget the #TBT today and post a #ThankfulThursday!
"Life begins at the end of your comfort zone." -Neale Walsh What if you were given $20,000 and told that you didn't need to work for one year. You could do whatever you wanted with the money and your time, but you had to live abroad and couldn't bring anyone with you. Could you do … Continue reading Grow, Grown, and Growing
Time and time again introverts are told that they need to learn to be more assertive, more vocal, to "fake it til we make it." I'm here to tell you that being introverted is a blessing, and that you don't need to try and make yourself more extroverted. This is because there are dozens of … Continue reading Five Ways Being Introverted Benefits You
Today, after sitting with two fellow bridesmaids at a local Starbucks where we planned our dear friends upcoming bridal shower, I found myself perplexed. Here we were perusing Pinterest pinning our favorite ideas and coming up with the menu for our brunch themed shower. But I couldn't shake just how crazy it was that we … Continue reading Everyone is Getting Married & Having Babies.
Sitting on Muni, no, actually sardine squished sitting on Muni..with one clogged nostril. Everyone is leaving school and wants to get home to their Netflix shows and pizza rolls, whilst suctioned to their phones and simultaneously gossiping with their friend with the septum piercing. The air is thick and warm, I feel like I'm breathing … Continue reading One Clogged Nostril
Happy New Year y'all! Long time no write, I know.. But here I am writing again (yay), and this time to discuss this whimsical new year and some resolutions we can actually follow through with! As my mom always says, "write it down, make it happen", so without further ado, -------------------------------------------------------- Resolution #1-Write in a journal I … Continue reading Real Resolutions You and I Can Keep.
While, I love Ferris Bueller's Day Off, that isn't what this post is going to be about. Instead, I want to focus my attention on the fact that I have not been able to sit down and write out of pleasure in weeks! Life has been moving so fast; papers, performances, work, internship, group projects..the list goes … Continue reading Life Moves Pretty Fast
A little over a year ago I moved out for the first time, and had to learn how to make my home away from home feel like "home". Finding joy in interior decorating I absolutely couldn't wait to vamp up my little apartment in San Jose. What i neglected to think about however, is that … Continue reading Thrifting Your Way Home
Every morning we see hundreds of you glazed eyed, half-awake coffee addicts coming to get your morning fix, and we do our best to start your day off with a warm cup-o-joe and a friendly smile! But sometimes, despite all effort we aren't seen as the barista we think we are, but rather an object. … Continue reading Six Reasons to be Kind to Your Starbucks Barista