This summer I have had the privilege of staying at home to make some money before I go to grad school in the fall. One of the parts about summer that I have a love/hate relationship with is the fact that you get to finally have some time to think. For me, when I am […]

Golf Course Life

It seems like ages ago since I have been in the classroom. Almost a month out of school and I feel like I am in a different world. A world that is less concerned with whether or not I can write an adequate literary analysis and thoroughly explain the rise and fall of the “Rooseveltian Nation,”  but instead, […]

Princess For An Eternity

I feel like I am one of those people who learns best by teaching other people. I find myself halfway through giving someone else advice about their life, when I realize that I should be taking that same advice. This week I had a very real picture of that. Currently, I am living at home […]

Friends forever?

“No matter what, I’ll always been your best friend, no matter what.” I hesitated and re-read what I had just written on a gift I was making for my best friend’s bridal shower. What if we don’t have forever? I thought to myself. This summer so far has felt pretty normal. In fact, it is […]

Money isn’t everything

You’re joking, right? No, I’m really not joking. This summer, those little green pieces of paper have been on my mind quite a bit. The two summer jobs I had lined up at the end of the school year fell through, and none of the places I frantically applied for last minute have called me […]