Hello everyone! I am sorry I haven't been posting regularly, I've been traveling in Australia and New Zealand the past two weeks and have been crazy busy! (stay tuned for more travel posts!!) This year I read 60 books, overpassing my 52 book goal 🙂 I had a great year of reading and I hope … Continue reading Top 5 Books of 2016
On my way to Sydney, Australia, my family and I got to have an impromptu day trip in San Francisco, California. We flew with United Airlines, and through some frustrating and unfortunate circumstances (like an hour delay of mechanical issues and taxing for 50 minutes), we missed our flight to Sydney and were stranded in … Continue reading San Francisco, California
Midterm week is only a day away at my school! I have so many exams and (unfortunately) all of them count towards my final grade. This means I HAVE TO do well on them in order to get a high mark for the class. I take 7 classes which respectively 7 exams. I have a … Continue reading How to Study for Midterms
This past weekend I participated in A Spartan Race. A Spartan race is basically a run with obstacles in the way and models how Spartan's in Ancient Greece trained and competed. I did the sprint version because it was my first time ever doing something like this! A sprint is 5 miles of obstacles and … Continue reading Competing In A Spartan Race
1.Night by Elie Wiesel I read this book for class and was blown away. Definitely one of my favorite historical books. Such a powerful message about cruelty and human minds during suffering. In class, we discussed a lot about Elie's paternal relationship with his father and how his faith changes over the book. Man's inhumanity … Continue reading November Reading Wrap Up
I won! I won the challenge!! This month (November) I competed in the National Novel Writing Challenge to write 50,000 words in one month. Writing is my passion, and for so long I have been wanting to write a book but have been sidetracked and tired and "didn't have enough time" (my own words!) Well, … Continue reading Final NaNoWriMo Thoughts!
I listened to a lot of great music this month! Some of my top songs were from the albums I had spinning on repeat, but also some are from the concerts I visited! Make sure to check out the SPOTIFY playlist to give these songs a listen! 1.The Greatest by Sia ft. Kendrick Lamar This … Continue reading November Playlist
Last week, I posted about finding your passions, and now it is time the time to get started on your goals! If you have been following my blog, you probably know my passion is writing. Sometimes, I just want to sit on the couch and watch Christmas movies, but there comes a time where I … Continue reading How To Kickstart Your Goals NOW
Traditional turkey is delicious, but have you ever had a slow roasted home cooked lamb? It is tender, juicy, flavorful, and SO MUCH BETTER than dry ass turkey. And this stuffing recipe, handed down to me from my mom, is to die for! Let me know if you try it out! Ingredients: Whole lamb 10 … Continue reading Thanksgiving Meal: Swap Turkey For Stuffed Lamb!!
This past weekend I had to opportunity to see a band I fell in love with; Yellowcard. Many of you know of this band from their hit single in the 2000's "Ocean Avenue". They released their final album in September, marking their tenth studio album. Yellowcard plays some awesome uplifting songs that are catchy as … Continue reading Yellowcard The Final World Tour