Day in the Life: Newport, Rhode Island (the most beautiful place on Earth)

If you follow me on Instagram, you'll know that about a week and a half ago I wrapped up a 10-day road trip with my family.  We drove all over the Northeastern US (New England) with Boston, Newport, Block Island, and NYC being our main locations!  The cool (sometimes chilly) summer weather was beyond nice … Continue reading Day in the Life: Newport, Rhode Island (the most beautiful place on Earth)

real talk: travelling, school stresses, and *insert your crush’s name here*

Let me set the scene for you:  It's 8:30 on a summer Sunday night.  A teen girl sits in bed as she vigorously types into the laptop propped up on a pillow over her legs.  She's wearing a tie-dye shirt that reads "I'm with granddaddy" (a funky albeit proud Goodwill find) and mis-matching pink marble … Continue reading real talk: travelling, school stresses, and *insert your crush’s name here*

Q&A!! Answering YOUR Questions About Blogging… some answers may surprise you

It’s Q&A time, and I’ve gathered tons of q’s together that you asked me on my Instagram about life, college, blogging, activism, books, and more.  In order to keep you from getting too bored with my lengthy answers (I am not a woman of few words), I’ve split this Q&A into two posts.  This one is everything … Continue reading Q&A!! Answering YOUR Questions About Blogging… some answers may surprise you

Q&A!! Answering YOUR Questions About Life, College, Activism, and More :)

I haven't been so excited to share a post with you all in a while.  Maybe it's because you will know heaps more about me after reading it, maybe it's because I had the time of my life writing it, or maybe it's because you all got to first-hand participate in it!  It's Q&A time, … Continue reading Q&A!! Answering YOUR Questions About Life, College, Activism, and More 🙂

Week In My Life: Houston, Texas (downtown, performances, service days, and more!)

Last week was quite possible one of the best weeks of my life so far.   I was in Houston, Texas with my youth group and 30,000 other teens from all over America for the National Lutheran Youth Gathering!  For 5 days, we did service around the Houston community, got together with kids from our state, … Continue reading Week In My Life: Houston, Texas (downtown, performances, service days, and more!)