One question I’ve been asked non-stop by relatives and family friends now that I’ve graduated is “what’s next?” What direction do I want my life to go in now that I don’t have school anchoring me in one place? How will I spend my time without class schedules and deadlines? What kind of person will I become? These questions are innocent enough when asked by people who only want the best for me, but they ricochet around in my mind when I lie down in bed and close my eyes. I’ve spent the better part of my life within the confines of educational institutions, so what will become of me…
From a normal girl who loves pasta to a vegan to a... what am I now? Who really knows anymore. I'm going to talk a lot about my journey with food, but this post isn't just about me. It's about why we eat the things that we eat and how we can learn and grow from one another. I hope this inspires you to make changes in your own life or strengthens your personal beliefs and encourages you to stick to them.
This is my love letter to Wyoming. The land of wild winds and rattlesnakes, snow covered peaks and dusty desert roads, and untouched rocks that sprout like islands from a sea of wild sagebrush. I spent two months over the summer working at the Magee Homestead in Saratoga, Wyoming, and these are my realizations about life after working at a luxury ranch.
This mini series on the blog is called Florida Spotlight, and it'll highlight amazing places in Florida. Simple enough, right? Last weekend my hometown friends drove up to Tallahassee to celebrate my birthday with me. I wanted to do something that would bring my childhood friends together with my Tallahassee crew, so of course a beach day was in the works. And what better place to have a birthday beach bash than Bald Point State Park?!
April and May have been a whirlwind of activity! I climbed all over the Southeast, ate the best vegan cinnamon rolls ever, found a new passion, made a major lifestyle change, and listed to live music. Here's a lil' life update and a glimpse into my life over the past two months.
New year, new blog. It's time to sit down, catch up, and talk about goals for the best 2018. This is our year!
Meet Koda, an Australian shepherd puppy with a huge intellect and a lot of energy! Learn all about my dog's first year of life and how I survived the puppy-phase.