Find Your Flow

It’s the first Sunday of June 2018. June is my favorite month, not just because we are finally starting to have nice warm days here in Chicago, not just because the official first day of summer is in June, but mostly because it is my birthday month. Before you ask, no I am not a […]

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3 Things To Keep In Mind When Staying In A Hostel

Be nice! Okay so this one seems like it should be a given but I think people need to be reminded that smiling at someone, especially if you’ll be sharing a room, is the simplest way to start off a good relationship. This is especially helpful if you end up having to share a room with […]

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Am I an Artist? + Rejection

I’m getting my Master’s in Counseling: Art Therapy. In high school, I was an art major. You’d think I would have an easier time calling myself an artist but for some reason it still feels weird in my mouth. Maybe it’s because I feel like my work is not magnificent or maybe because I feel […]

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Book Nook: The Alchemist

This is my second time reading The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. The first was as a high school sophomore in my Survey Lit. class. At the time, all I was worried about were my friends and cross country/track practice. Needless to say, I didn’t really get into this book as much as I should have. “Everything […]

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Flopping Into the New Year

If you’re into astrology and haven’t heard of the Astro Twins, I highly recommend checking them out. They have a yearly horoscope planner guide and I read mine for 2018 right before the year started. I am a Cancer Sun and this is supposed to be a good year for me, it’s supposed to be […]

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My First Psychedelic Trip

I’ve been putting off writing this one for a while. Maybe because it’s hard to put into words or because it is a subject that is still seen as being taboo. I however am absolutely fascinated by drugs and what they can do. How they can altar current reality, shift perspectives, and hit a deep […]

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Semester One, Done.

Okay…so I missed posting last week but I have a valid reason. Three projects/presentations, one paper, one ginormous take home exam, and a final to study for all within 8 days I’d say is pretty good reason for not posting. A.k.a the first thing I learned from my first semester is it’s not like undergrad […]

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No One’s 2nd Choice

Let me start off by warning that this may be a rant. Now for the back story. There’s this guy at work that started bringing one of my favorite coworkers/close friend gifts. Being the queen of instigation when it comes to people’s love lives, I was all for this. It would have worked out great […]

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