Happy July! Anybody else feeling like we're watching red, white, and blue on repeat recently? Go USA! If you haven't been keeping up with the news, the women's U.S. soccer team won the World Cup yesterday, defeating the Netherlands for the win! I'm not the biggest soccer fan, but I've tried to pay attention for … Continue reading What I’m Up To
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!
Will and I went to the State Botanical Gardens in Athens, GA this past weekend as part of our Valentine's celebration. The gardens are broken up into different sections: the garden house, the greenhouse, the kids area, the trails, and the outdoor cultural gardens. I personally like the greenhouse best. It reminds me of going … Continue reading Celebrating Lunar New Year at the Botanical Gardens
A friend turned me on to taking the five love languages quiz at the end of last semester. My top love language is acts of service. While it came as no surprise, it was nice to have some affirmation that I like what I like and I know what makes me happy. Acts of Service: … Continue reading My Five Love Languages and Acts of Service for Valentine’s Day
Will and I love cooking and baking together. This Valentine's Day, our plans are to eat lots of pasta, go ice skating, watch a movie, and then make a bunch of pink cookies! With icing and sprinkles of course 😉 Here are some recipes you all can try out: Chocolate Covered Cheesecake Bites from Tip … Continue reading A Sweet Valentine’s Day
I hope everyone is enjoying this day off of school and (maybe) work. While a lot of people view this as just another day off, I'm grateful for friends and family that encourage me to take the time to educate myself on race, politics, and history. I know this is something I should be doing … Continue reading MLK Day
While my blog might have gotten off to a rough start this year, my real life has been full of positive change. Here's what I'm doing in 2019 to make this year the best one yet: Make more art Embrace the unknown (looking at you, law school)Drink more waterTake an exercise class Write! Focus on … Continue reading Hello 2019!