Summer 2016 was a roller coaster. In a word, it was freeing. I unhinged from all of my responsibilities at home this summer and set off for 10 weeks. When you are a teen and a twenty-something you have opportunities and freedoms that adults sometimes have to let go of. These freedoms can shape who you are.… Continue reading Young & Free
Tips for the best trip yet.
A few weeks ago I was in New York City with one of my greatest friends, Emma. We went alone with no real plans and it was awesome. On this trip we had to figure it out as we went. We walked all over, got lost, ate at new places, and tried new things. (I… Continue reading Thoughts on a Train
Hi hello. Earlier this week I was asked by World Hope to be a part of something they do on their blog called "Your Story." Of course I said yes, and I would love if you checked it out! Click here to head over to their website and read all about it. And to all… Continue reading Your Story
Currently I am sitting curled up under a blanket with my dog and daydreaming of a warmer place. This summer has been so fun and I wanted to share some of my favorite things I experienced with you. I learned a few lessons and had a birthday (19, yay me!) I read some good books… Continue reading Summer Favorites
Instead of making resolutions each new year, I make a set of goals. It's kind of like resolutions but better for me. Not so much things I would like to change but more things to accomplish. At the top of the list for 2015 was a trip to New York City. I had never been… Continue reading My Whirlwind New York City Adventure
Last summer I had the opportunity to go back to Kenya for a second time. I went with a team from my church as part of an organization called World Hope. I am wishing so bad that I would have written this all out back then right after I got home. Sometimes I think when… Continue reading Gifts, Dancing & Giraffe Kisses