There’s still a possibility to find comfort in so much that is unknown around us because we know that most people are probably in a similar spot too. If you need a reminder of that, check out this article in the New York Times by Melissa Klein about that awkward in-between state many people are finding themselves in right now. I say lean into it; can’t get out, so why not lean in, right?
The holidays are a time for your people, the ones who you value in your life and want to grow old with. If you find that you might not have anyone like that, it could be that you just need to take that step.
Sometimes we start to ask ourselves why we do the things that we do. Whether it’s caring about people who do not deserve us or working hard at something that doesn’t require it, it’s just how we are as people. It could be a good or a bad thing, sometimes it’s both. I’ve just been wondering why.
Since this is my second to last post of November and Thanksgiving itself is over, I’m going to do something a little different.
Without Friday classes today, this is the official start of my Thanksgiving break. Working here on campus means a lot of things, including having to work one of our breaks; looks like Nick and I are sticking around here until Wednesday. As much as I love being able to go home and get out of…Read more Heading Into the Holidays With Good Intentions
Have you ever wondered what it's like to sum up the past year in less than 1,000 words? Probably not, but I did it for you anyway because 2017 truly had some unforgettable moments in it. From music to mayhem, here are twelve moments you may have missed this year. January Back in January, the…Read more A Year in the Making- 2017 Monthly Moments
All great changes are preceded by chaos. --Deepak Chopra Do you want to know something about 2017? Well, if you take a recap from last year, I turned eighteen, graduated high school, committed from one great college to another, published my book, and started my freshman year. But this year has been something I can…Read more The Open Arms of Change
Only ten days away from the holiday, I hope you're ready! But if you're not, no need to fear, cause I'm here for you with a quick guide to the holidays. If you're anything like me, Christmas is so much more than a religious holiday or a chance to sped money on people we care…Read more A Quick Guide to Christmas
Take a moment to stop and smell the roses, pull in a little bit of that December air. Do you smell that? That is the beautiful aroma of freedom. This morning I finished my last final for the quarter, quite possibly my last chemistry class ever, and it was fantastic. Just like that, another quarter is behind me;…Read more Another Quarter Down
And just like that, welcome to the final month of 2017. You know those months where you count down the days, square by square on that calendar, until it's over? Well that was me with the month of November, but not because of how much I love the Christmas season (though I really do). You…Read more The Beginning of The End– How to Keep Going