A Year of Growth

Dear 2019, You were a year of independence, of growth, of peace, a year of love. You brought me genuine friendships and abundant laughter. You were also a year that brought hardship, challenges, heartache and confusion. Ultimately, you brought me me. Not the me that anyone else wants me to be, but who I always … Continue reading A Year of Growth

Saying Yes to my Biggest Dream

Travel is something that I have always dreamed about. This past year I decided that I wanted to go on a solo trip. This idea seemed insane to many around me, my parents especially. For months I was watching flights, looking at hostels, planning everything down to the dollar. I wanted to go in October, … Continue reading Saying Yes to my Biggest Dream

I’m Done!

Wow. Wednesday. June 5th. 8 pm. The moment I had waited months for finally arrived. Twelve years of public school, finished and I all I can say is "wow". High school graduation may not seem like a big deal to some, but I can honestly say that for me, graduating was a pivotal moment in … Continue reading I’m Done!

Central Coast Trip – What it Taught Me

My life is nothing exciting. Most days I wake up late. Rush to get ready. Go to school. Come home. Some days I work and others I just watch Netflix or go to my friends house. I go to bed and I do the same thing over again. I'm in a constant state of repetition. … Continue reading Central Coast Trip – What it Taught Me

The Way Teachers Teach

I wrote a bit in past posts about school and senior year. For the most part, all I am saying is that it feels like a waste of time. This purely comes from the thought that "I can be learning so much more out in the real world." For this reason, it is so hard … Continue reading The Way Teachers Teach

Looking Ahead – 2019

As soon as the clock hit midnight, I suddenly became overwhelmed with a variety of emotions. I stood next to my best friend, who has been by my side for a majority of the good, bad and ugly of high school, and she looked at me with a "holy crap, this is our year" look … Continue reading Looking Ahead – 2019