Happiness, Life

Traces of You

IMG_5487After a few weeks of tossing and turning throughout the night, I realized the best way for me to get back to a peaceful sleep would be through jotting down my thoughts. So, that’s what this is — it may make little to no sense at times, but my mind has been racing for a while now, and it’s about damn time I do something about it. Continue reading

Happiness, Life

2014 Rewind


Fantastic moments and people from 2014.

There’s those moments in life where you just want to push pause. You want to take that extra second to soak it all in before it slips away. To say you’ve never experienced this is total utter bullshit – everyone has wanted to push the pause button at one time or another. The urge to push pause is never more prominent than when the end of the year is near. Continue reading

College, Life, Lists, Nostalgia

The Art of Saying Goodbye

100_3182Woah, it’s been a whirlwind of a few months. With each passing day, I grow closer to graduating, or well, hopefully graduating. Either way, I’ve started my own personal countdown [32 days] and bucket list of things I need to do before I leave my beloved Drake University in approximately four weeks.
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College, Life

Perfect Storm

be kindWelp, it’s that time of year again – back to school. Luckily, it’s my last semester. I’m counting down the days until I am officially done with school for the rest of my life. I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t totally stoked. While many of my pals seem to have an easy semester ahead of them (particularly if they’re seniors), I have quite the opposite. Continue reading