How Do You Fall Asleep?

You know that moment when you realize that something you’ve done your entire life isn’t as “normal” as you thought? For example, this morning my sisters and I were discussing various sleep woes. One sister mentioned that she had a bad habit of staying on her phone til she...

The Day I Discovered Why Normal People Don’t Picnic in Graveyards

Dear lovelies, Singleness Awareness er…. Valentines Day…. is tomorrow and I’m gonna go ahead and admit that it ain’t my favorite holiday. In fact, one year I was feeling so cynical that I wrote a whole blog post on how Valentine’s Day was invented by greedy greeting card companies. On the...

How To Survive Long Periods of Awful Weather

You know, sometimes you move to a place that doesn’t have the nicest of weather. Here in the UK, we love to complain about the rain. And it does rain a lot. In November, it rained for one week straight and my seminar tutor told me not to expect...

I Changed My Life Plan Again.

Last night before bed I found both of my parents grabbing a snack in the kitchen. I cleared my throat. “There is something I need to tell you guys…” I paused, a little nervous. “I replanned my life over the weekend…what else is new?” My parents chuckled. They are fully...

My Thoughts on La La Land

A couple weeks ago my best friend took me to see her favorite new movie, La La Land. I had heard that it was pretty great. In fact, my friend took me out for coffee beforehand to give me the whole schpeel on the colours, costumes, cinematography, live singing, one-take scenes,...

Crazy Teacher Ahead… Proceed With Caution

So, if you’ve been following the blog you know that I am currently obsessed with the idea of becoming a middle school teacher. So far, all is going well. Yesterday I had interviews for a few different jobs. I am hoping to start work soon so that I can...