Hello everyone! Wow it has been about a month since I last blogged… and things have been changing! First off the adjustment back to the United States after 4 months abroad hasn’t been as difficult as I thought it would be. I mean sure, there are days where I miss being in Spain and traveling … More Back in Minnesota
For the past six years I have had the privilege of being able to travel to some of the most beautiful places in America (otherwise known as National Parks). The past week and a half my family and I spent time in Glacier National Park in northern Montana. I have fallen in love with this … More Glacier National Park
Hello friends! I apologize for the lack of posting on my part these past few weeks. My transition from college to back home has been a bit busy and many things have been on my mind. One of which is the topic that I would like to discuss today. I will warn you that what … More How Do You Define a Life?
Do you ever question why we keep our true feelings hidden? Why we sometimes say we are fine when really every day is a struggle? Why we worry that others won’t understand or care to listen to our daily lives? It can be hard letting others in on our true feelings and thoughts. I think … More Why Do We Fear Letting Others In?
Alright friends get ready to read all about my crazy dancing Saturday! It is funny when I think back on the past few years of my life. If someone had asked me to dance when I was 15 I can honestly say that I would immediately feel embarrassed and would quickly reject the invitation. However, … More A Day of Dancing
This past weekend has for sure been an eventful one! It started off Saturday morning when I went to my younger sister’s first dance competition of the season. She of course did fabulous as always- her grace never fails to well tears in my eyes. Her group dances ended up placing very well at the … More Dances, Operas and Art
Wow has it been an exciting week! Last night my brother competed with his basketball team in the Section 4AAAA championship game against Forest Lake. The gym was packed, the fans were pumped and the boys pulled out the win! Since I live close home I have had the privilege of being able to come … More My Brother is Going to State!
In case you haven’t checked your calendars recently, tomorrow is Valentine’s Day! I have always been torn about my attitude toward this holiday. In Elementary school I can clearly remember giving my secret crushes cards on this particular day because it seemed like the perfect opportunity. By the time Middle school rolled around I had … More Happy Single Awareness Day!
We have all heard the horror stories of the dreaded “Freshmen 15”– the phrase that states the average college student will gain about 15 pounds their first year. After going through my first semester, I have come to understand why so many students are susceptible to this trend. College brings lots of late nights which … More Getting on a Fitness Plan- And Sticking to It!
For Christmas this year, I was very lucky to have received a new blender from my grandparents! I was mostly excited because it meant that I could start making smoothies in my dorm room. But when my mom and I were going through her old kitchen appliances we found an older model Ninja blender that … More The Power of a Smoothie