The last few nights have been the first nights that I’ve been exposed to sleeping in bunk beds. I can’t forget to mention that my bed is the top bunk. Here’s an update from the past two days: While making my bed on the first morning, I hit my head on the ceiling…twice. It was … More Bunked

Summer Overview

On my last day of summer break, I’ll reflect on the past few months: I traveled to New Hampshire, New York, and Florida I earned 8 college credits in 10 weeks I worked almost every weekend I saw the following bands live in concert: The 1975, BØRNS, Carly Rae Jepsen, Panic! at the Disco, Andrew McMahon … More Summer Overview

When One Door Closes

As the saying goes…when one door closes, another one opens…right? I am going to make this short and sweet, because honestly, I hate goodbyes. After spending three years working for the same place, I am finally closing the door on that opportunity. I learned so much, met so many people, and made some decent money … More When One Door Closes

It’ll Be Okay

If you’re feeling remotely like I am at the moment, then you could use a pick me up: “Even  if you’re scared, you’re stronger than you know.” -Andrew McMahon “I don’t want you to feel broken, I just want you to feel good.” -Jukebox the Ghost “You can only do so many things you don’t … More It’ll Be Okay


A craving – whether it be for some girl time or for a good dessert – is hard to ignore. Yesterday, I was able to indulge in both. Words can’t express how much I love my best friend (and a good helping of frozen yogurt). Today, I hope you get the opportunity to enjoy your cravings as well.  

Happy August!

August is finally here, and you know what that means! Oh, you don’t? Let me fill you in… There are so many birthdays this month. Seriously, four of my closest friends were born in August. I’m going back to school in about two weeks! For some reason, I am so excited to go back to upstate New … More Happy August!

Tourist or Local?

Regardless of your home town, you are allowed to enjoy vacationing or taking day trips without being stereotyped or given a title. Go to the beach. Be obnoxious. Have fun. You can enjoy yourself without being rude. Explore. Go somewhere new. Ask questions if you get lost. Take so many pictures. Bring along your DSLR camera … More Tourist or Local?


Primark – a store that is brand new to the United States – has just opened up in my local mall. Since its opening on July 16, I’ve already been there…twice. It’s an interesting store, but here are three things you should keep in mind before you visit: Don’t get overwhelmed. Start from one side … More Primark