Starting Fresh: 16 Goals I Want To Accomplish By The End Of This Year

So far, 2017 has been a never-ending struggle with accountability and motivation. At the end of 2016, I was so determined to stick to my New Year's resolutions list and finally make 2017 the year I actually follow through with my goals. But, I’m pretty sure I gave up New Year’s day. It was so easy [...]

Why I’m (Still) So Obsessed With My Study Abroad Experience

Why I’m (Still) So Obsessed With My Study Abroad Experience

On September 5, 2015, I got on a plane to study abroad for the semester in Shanghai, China. Prior to this, I had only traveled outside of the US once and that was to the Bahamas on a cruise (which, let's be honest, to a Floridian that's basically the equivalent of going to your next-door [...]

Confessions of a NARP

Confessions of a NARP

*N.A.R.P. - Non-athletic regular person. What’s that saying? You don’t know what you have until it’s gone? Ugh, could anything be more relevant? After three years of practices, games, countless injuries, aching muscles, and the inevitable drama that comes with being on a team of ~18 women, it’s safe to say that I was sooo [...]

You’ll Regret Going to a Small College

You’ll Regret Going to a Small College

During my last semester of high school nearly four years ago, I was dead set on attending Florida State. I had my roommate picked out, and paid my deposit for our summer dorm room. I was anxiously waiting for the time where I would be able to rush, go to all the football games/tailgates, and [...]

I am Rory Gilmore, Rory Gilmore is me.

"I can't believe I'm in the blogosphere." - Rory Gilmore I often catch myself comparing myself to Rory Gilmore. We both figured out what we wanted to do with our lives at a young age: Rory, a journalist, myself, a lawyer. We both spent countless hours on studying, participating in extra-curricular activities, agonizing over potential jobs, [...]