I finally recognized that too many artists at too young an age are compromising and ultimately shelving their dreams as a result of the rising cost of education. – Denise Troy For the first time EVER I received an email to collaborate with an organization doing some good stuff for people- and I amContinue reading “I Wish I Was A WunderKid”
Do me a favor, and take a quick breath. And stop listening to them. Stop trying to answer the constant questions from everyone around you. Stop trying to have all the answers.Because, you won’t have them. You don’t have them. And that is okay. Not knowing is okay. And I want you to know that. Because you just graduated and that isContinue reading “You Graduated, Now What?”
Let me start out by saying this: no, this post won’t have all the answers you are hoping for, I can promise you that. But what it will have are honest and vulnerable things that I have learned myself, just in these last few months.
“So how is school? What are you up to now?”
Oh, no actually I graduated this past December.
“Oh how great! What are you plans for after graduation then?”
Whoa, long time no blog, huh? Well, if I my blog and Instagram is all about truth and vulnerability, then I guess I’ll have to honest with you all. Here it is: living overseas has been the hardest thing I have ever done in my entire life. But I’m only 21, how can I sayContinue reading “4, 750 Miles & A Thankful Heart”
First week down, 8 to go…
It’s the times when friends stop and just pray over you. It’s the times when friends cry with you, hug you tight, and stay by your side. It’s these times that are the smallest things that become the biggest of blessings.
So I was listening to a podcast called the Lively Show, and the guest that was speaking was a blogger, a mom of 6, and a designer all in one. First of all, can we just give that lady a round of applause? Second of all, this gal had some great stuff to say andContinue reading “A New Way To Blog”
Is it okay to say that I really don’t know what I am doing when it comes to student teaching? It is a whole new world to me. A world where I actually go every day, where I am planning for every half hour of every day, where all the students will soon be myContinue reading “Um: What Is Teaching?”
As I write this I am 4 short days away from my last semester as a college student. 4 days away from my last 7 weeks on my college campus. 4 days away from starting my last but many memories of a community that has fed me, grown me, and encouraged me through my lastContinue reading “You Thought They Were Lying: The 4 Truths About College”