This Travel Bug Of Mine + New Goals

When I was young, like 5 years old young, all I knew is that I wanted to help make the world a better place. Okay so maybe I didn’t exactly use those words and though my dream job has changed a fair amount, I’ve never strayed from wanting to make the world a better place. […]

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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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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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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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Let’s Talk Anxiety

I have this thing where I get really nervous when I want to speak up and voice my opinion. This mainly just happens in classrooms but then that’s probably the worst place it can happen. I start to sweat profusely, my hands shake uncontrollably, and I swear people within 10ft. of me can hear the […]

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3 Things To Be Grateful For

I was driving home the other day and my mind started feeling claustrophobic. I realize that sounds strange but I was physically fine, it was just my head that was filling with all of these thoughts and emotions that really had no where to go. I realized that it was me, and my life in […]

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Allow Me To Reintroduce Myself

I feel like a hamster running in it’s wheel, spinning and spinning and spinning….like it’s never ending. The never ending I’m referring to is this inner battle with myself about who I’m supposed, who I want to be, and who I am. It sounds so simple, like they’re supposed to be the same thing right? […]

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