The Ripple Effect of Anger

Two days in a row? Don’t expect this to happen often but something has come up that reminded me of how anger has a ripple effect. Continue reading


My 2015 Favorites

I am sorry for being so absent over the past few months. I took some time off to re-evaluate some things and figure out where I wanted to go and what I wanted to do (with school, this blog, life, etc). Now that I finally think I have it all summed up, I am going to do a little summary of all of the things I loved in the year 2015. I hope everyone had a fabulous New Year’s Eve and is ready for an even more fantastic 2016!

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My Favorite TEDx Talks

I am a huge fan of watching TED Talks. For those of you who don’t know, TED is a set of conferences that occur worldwide where short, inspiring talks occur. Because I love these talks so much, I thought I would compile a list of some of my favorite talks for you to enjoy (and probably get hooked on and then get lost in a sea of TED Talks on Youtube… don’t say I didn’t warn you).

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Why I Hate the Word “Deserve”

I come from a world of theatre and pageants. One phrase that is constantly heard is “Oh [insert name here] deserved it” or “she didn’t deserve that”.

This one word. Deserve. It irks me beyond recognition. And I am sure many of you are wondering: “Well, why does it bother you? People get things that they deserve all of the time.” And to that I say you are completely and utterly wrong. Continue reading

Living as a Coffee Addict: A Peak into my Caffeine Filled Favorites (and a few non-coffee additions)

So while sipping on my coffee this morning, pondering what to write about, it hit me: COFFEE! Up until recently (I would say about 18) I did not like coffee in the least. Let’s just say that now I am a full blown coffee addict. So I thought I would post about my favorite coffee drinks from a few major chains and maybe in return I will get some suggestions for new drinks/locations to try out!

Basically my life

Basically my life

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