Staying Home These Past Few Months Gave Me Extra Time With My Older Dog That I Didn’t Think I’d Have

When I was eleven years old, I spent hours researching every bit of information I could about dogs. I scrolled through articles on training, treats and toys on my family’s desktop computer. I searched through endless results pages of animal shelters and breeders, determined to find the perfect companion. My parents wanted a female yellow… Continue reading Staying Home These Past Few Months Gave Me Extra Time With My Older Dog That I Didn’t Think I’d Have

Getting Things Done Part 2: Building a Productive Environment with 4 Questions

After being asked for advice on juggling multiple responsibilities, I decided to create a three-part blog series about habits that have helped me. As I mentioned in the first installment, I'm no stranger to a busy schedule. I'm currently on my last semester of college and balancing three internships, my third year as an RA,… Continue reading Getting Things Done Part 2: Building a Productive Environment with 4 Questions

Getting Things Done Part 1: Mindset

I'm three months away from completing my Bachelor's degree and currently juggling three internships, my third year as an RA, my role as President of my school's Her Campus chapter, an on-campus job, a social media side-gig, my fourth year in my school's service and leadership society, preparing for my second Alternative Spring Break, my… Continue reading Getting Things Done Part 1: Mindset

What We Can Learn from Meghan Markle

Photo courtesy of The Wrap Growing up, I was obsessed with princesses. Whether they were Disney characters, heroines of books or real-life royalty, I couldn't get enough of their glamour and beauty. As I grew older, I became particularly fascinated by the British Royal family. I read article after article about Kate Middleton's wedding, outfits… Continue reading What We Can Learn from Meghan Markle

The Song from my Childhood Motivating Me at the End of this Semester

As I relax at home for Thanksgiving break, I can't help but dwell on different memories. Some are glimpses back into my childhood, while some are more recent, like the high points of this semester. These past few months have been a whirlwind of different tasks, projects and events. I've been busy with my two… Continue reading The Song from my Childhood Motivating Me at the End of this Semester