Finding a Goldmine

Last year, I went on an alternative winter break to volunteer for the homeless in the city which I can honestly say has contributed to my habit of remembering to be grateful for what I have. Right now we’re getting our upstairs full bathroom redone (we never got to move last year so we decided to just work on the house right now little by little—but that’s another story for another time!) so we currently only have a half bathroom at home. Read More


The Last 12

Today, I signed up for my last 12 undergraduate credits: Trends and Practical Applications in Information Systems Management…and then German I and Italian I 😂 I had room for two electives and I thought those two may be helpful down the road 😉 Read More

The Little Victories

I’ve been working since I was about 16 years old. From high school through community college, I worked at a local bakery (which was actually the first paying job I got!). Soon after I got my associate’s degree, I worked a tech support internship for about half a year. Now, on my last year as an undergrad, I work full-time as a project analyst.  Read More

I Grew Up Without Insecurities

I don’t know why or how, but I grew up without insecurities and the need to “fit in.” This is by no means my way of trying to toot my own horn, I’m just being honest. And trust me, it’s not like I have anything to boast about when I was younger either. Read More

When the Line is Too Long

My sister and I went to a local bakery the other day after finding out about their special shaved-ice dessert. While we were in line to order, a small woman behind us started a conversation with us… Read More

21 Facts About Me

I know, I know. Exactly how many times have I started this blog over? Probably a lot. More than I should’ve. Three times to be exact. But hey, third time’s a charm.

This time, it’s real and to prove it to you—as a 21 year-old attempting to capture my life before I get any older—here are 21 facts about me:

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