I always think of Memorial Day the official start of summer. The pool opens, temperatures are nice and toasty, and the lightening bugs come out to play. I never really thought about Memorial Day as an actual holiday with actual meaning until this year. Sounds silly, right? But it truly wasn't until my brother joined … Continue reading Happy Memorial Day!
Living in the American South can have its perks, but I wouldn't consider summer one of them. It's SO hot! Right now, in May, Georgia is experiencing temps well into the 80's. On my graduation day it got up to 90 degrees! And I don't know about you, but I prefer loose fitting clothing during … Continue reading This Summer’s Perfect Wrap Dress
When people ask me where I get my stubborn sense of independence from, I always smile and say "I get it from my mom." Mothers tend to be complicated creatures, but they'll love you like no one else. I'm lucky my mother has given me all the opportunities she wishes she'd had growing up. When … Continue reading My Mother, the Feminist
The best four years of my life are coming to a close this Friday. I'm graduating from the University of Georgia with a B.S. in Psychology, with an emphasis in neuroscience, and a minor in Art History. I'll be heading off to Macon, Georgia in July to start law school at Mercer with a full … Continue reading Things I Wish I Could Go Back and Tell Freshman Year Me