3 days of class, 2 shifts at work, 2 days of weekend, 3 days of finals, and a whole lot of studying are the only things standing in the way of summer freedom! As I think about all the things that I have learned this semester, I am also thinking about all of the hours … More the countdown continues
There are 8 days of class, 3 days of finals, and 4 days of weekend that stand between us and the ultimate freedom: summer break. As the semester draws to a close it is becoming increasingly hard to focus and find motivation to study for those last tests and write the last few papers. Hence the … More fighting for victory
For any of who have not participated in greek life or are unfamiliar with some of its traditions, there is a HUGE event each year for the new members called the Big/Little Process and ultimately Big/Little Reveal. Basically, new members are assigned an older member who is already initiated into the organization as a “big … More I’m gonna be a big??
Well, today began the fourth week of the semester (what already??) and boy it is a crazy life that we live! Somedays I can’t catch my breath and some days seem to be four days long. It’s so incredibly easy to get bogged down and discouraged when there are so many things going on at … More class eat study work meetings study nap repeat
As I am getting ready to head to bed for the night, I am thinking about my planner (again). It holds my homework information, exam dates, events, birthdays and anniversaries, and even what I plan on cooking for each meal throughout the week. I noticed today that I fill out every single section the same … More Routines, Goals, Etc.
It’s another “lazy Sunday” in which I have gone to church, worked in the nursery, had a children’s ministry staff meeting, and read a few chapter of my biology textbook. Still to go are a formal sorority meeting, trip to the library, and even more homework. As I sit and prepare myself for the week … More Preparing Our Planners and Our Hearts
*Random completely unrelated sidenote: So, for the record, no one that I know in real life knows that this blog exists (with the exception of one person). I kind of think it’s weird that I put so much thought into words and writing that express so much of who I am as a person and … More For the Girls
The last few days as I have gotten my belongings together to get ready and head back to OCU, I thought back to this time last year when I was preparing for my first semester of college. The situation was different, the things I packed were different, and most noticeably, my perspective was quite literally, … More The Summertime Sadness of an Up and Coming Sophomore
This afternoon I had a large chunk of time to myself, so instead of sitting in my dorm room and wasting time watching Netflix, I made a trip to a coffee shop and spent several hours immersing myself the wonderful world of Zoology (please don’t miss the sarcasm). After arriving I was quite upset to … More Coffee Shop Eavesdropping
2015 had it’s moments of the good and of course, the bad. In my personal life it was an exceptionally hard year with many trials. However, it’s over!!!! We get to start over! There is something so exciting about a new year and the possibilities that come with it. For me, I’m looking forward to … More Goodbye 2015