Following My Star

I can't believe it's already Friday! This week flew by...I came back from Virginia on Sunday, had my first two days of work Monday and Tuesday, secured my new apartment, and will be taking the GRE tomorrow afternoon. I'd be lying if I said I wasn't nervous! I don’t think I’ve ever studied this much … Continue reading Following My Star

I’m Struggling – Life Update

Greetings from Richmond, VA! It's finally happening...my youngest cousin is graduating from high school and is off to the University of Oklahoma. I'm so proud of him, and I can't wait to see him walk down the isle tomorrow morning. Graduating high school is always a big deal. You're ending one chapter of life and … Continue reading I’m Struggling – Life Update

Finding Love

Happy Monday everyone! I hope your weekend was as amazing as mine 🙂 I finally got to spend some quality time with my parents and go to my first wedding. I always forget how much I enjoy being with my family...being around them reminds me how important it is to be around those we love. … Continue reading Finding Love

I’m Setting Boundaries

Happy Friday! I don’t know about you, but the week flew by for me, which is good and bad. Good because I don’t have class until Monday, but bad because the GRE is getting closer and closer. I’d definitely be lying if I said I wasn’t nervous for it! June is going to be a … Continue reading I’m Setting Boundaries

Addressing Negative Experiences

Happy Memorial Day! Today, we remember those who lost their lives defending this great nation. We also thank those who have served and currently serve as well as their families. It’s through all of your sacrifices that people like me can live free. I also want to say thank you to my readers! The support … Continue reading Addressing Negative Experiences

My Introvert Story – A Journey to Acceptance

Yesterday, I was searching YouTube for something to watch while I ate my afternoon snack when I stumbled upon what might be the best video I've seen in a long time. By Amanda Bucci, one of my favorite entrepreneurs, "If You Are or Know an Introvert Watch This" took me through a part of Amanda's … Continue reading My Introvert Story – A Journey to Acceptance

When It All Began

As I was sitting in the USF Bookstore on Thursday, I thought back to what my life was like three years ago as a freshman. I remembered sitting in this exact spot, on the edge of the cafe and the shop, watching people walk by from all walks of life. I remembered thinking how oddly … Continue reading When It All Began

Controlling My Fears – Life Update

Happy early Mother's Day to all my mom readers! I hope you have a great weekend relaxing and enjoying family. Too often we forget to thank you for all the work you do for us. From driving us to sporting events, cooking dinner, and being our shoulder to lean on, you do more for us … Continue reading Controlling My Fears – Life Update

The Key to Life

So this week I had a realization in an unusual place... On Saturday, I was driving home to Melbourne when someone cut me off. I’ll admit I drive a little quick. So when this Jeep pulled out in front of me and forced me to slam on my brakes, I wasn’t happy. Usually, I’d lay … Continue reading The Key to Life

A Friendly Reminder To Love YOUR Life

Yesterday was the last day of final exams, and as of today, I'm finally a senior! It's crazy to think that I only have one year left at USF. The past three have been a roller coaster for sure, but I wouldn't change them for the world. I've grown so much since my freshman year … Continue reading A Friendly Reminder To Love YOUR Life