Why I Work Out

I love working out! Sure, sometimes, in the depths of elliptical hell, my heart feels it is actually trying to escape my chest cavity, but we’ve all been there. However, I have gotten used to the cardio cons, like sweating and pain from lactic acid. Actually, those negatives have just become other pros. I love […]

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San Diego Itinerary

Today was a FULL day in San Diego. Every activity blended into the next, and my hours were filled with exercise, caffeine, family time, and by the end, a lot of fatigue. Pacific Beach is such a unique oasis for me, because all my family and I do are spend time outdoors, at cafes, or […]

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Be Nice to Yourself!

Love yourself

Think about last week right now: how was it? Stressful? Busy? Boring? This past month has been crazy for me, characterized by sleepless nights and anxious mornings. Coming out of such a hectic time, I realized in a rather abrupt way how much the madness had taken a toll on me. Deep inside, I didn’t […]

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Stress Less & Smile More


There is a lot going on right now, especially for students. Spring break and admissions season have collided, and stress is high. It is easy right now to feel inadequate, and low levels of confidence never aid academic worries. I have gone through the stress cycle many times already, and I seem to have the […]

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What I Do on Oscars Eve

oscar viewing

It’s the Oscars! Every year the Academy Awards are aired on television, and every year I feel it is my duty and divine providence to curl up on the couch in my favorite pajamas, eat snacks, and watch my favorite actors celebrate cinema in opulent attire. I thought I would share what it looks like […]

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