Sienna

Sienna was absolutely beautiful! I loved going through the government buildings (hello, future law student!) and seeing firsthand how art can be a political influence. The views were absolutely gorgeous!  Reading in the plaza is a nice break from walking around all day! I brought a sarong with me to use as a blanket when … Continue reading Sienna

On My Radar

Hello, Summer! We are so glad you're here! Also, to all the dads out there, happy Father's Day! Higher temps tend to lead to fewer clothes, which can snowball (or sandball?) into a whole host of body confidence issues for both males and females. Check out this podcast by Call Your Girlfriend about exploring body … Continue reading On My Radar

On My Radar

Easter was yesterday, in case you don't celebrate it. I had a fabulous time with my family at church and brunch. I am now having a not so fabulous time writing essays and studying for tests, so today's blog post is going to be short and sweet. Do audiobooks count as reading?  Art lessons from … Continue reading On My Radar

Instagram Accounts to Follow Right Now

I love checking up on my favorite bloggers Instagram stories while drinking coffee before classes each morning. Here are a few of my favorites: Shutterbean Tracy shares a little bit of everything on here. She updates her Insta stories more frequently than anyone else I follow and I seriously love getting to watch her interact … Continue reading Instagram Accounts to Follow Right Now

Slam Poems I’d Recommend to Anyone

I competed in poetry slams in high school. I went to club every Thursday and wrote new pieces. I went to slams almost every Tuesday. I became very, very attached to this style of writing. I reconnected this summer with a friend I competed with and she sent me her list of favorite poems. A … Continue reading Slam Poems I’d Recommend to Anyone

The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling

Whenever I go to the beach I make sure to bring enough books to read. This summer, however, I knew I had a goal of twelve books as well as the May, June, and July books for the bookclub I'm in. That's fifteen books for an entire summer, over half of what I usually read … Continue reading The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling