Personal · rambles

Why I Love New Orleans + Living In The South

Hey, y’all! Let’s chat about hometowns. I’ve mentioned it once here on the blog that New Orleans, Louisiana is my hometown. Hometown, as in, the city I was born. I was raised in north Texas and definitely view the big TX as the state that I attest my love of Chick-fil-A to. Both Louisiana and… Continue reading Why I Love New Orleans + Living In The South

College

What College Is REALLY Like (So Far) | Freshman Year

I started my second semester of back in January and I’ve done a lot of thinking and reflecting about my time here at school. Sometimes you have those days where you think it’s all falling into place, and other times you’ll be so swamped in work that you question it all. College is tough. But… Continue reading What College Is REALLY Like (So Far) | Freshman Year

Personal · rambles

A New Year, A New Chapter + What I’ve Been Up To

Happy New Year, everyone! I’m a bit late to the party as I’ve started my second semester of college! I can’t believe I’m already halfway done with my first year. I’m taking 5 courses like I did last semester, but the workload is a lot more than it was in the beginning of last semester.… Continue reading A New Year, A New Chapter + What I’ve Been Up To

music

Music Mondays: My Favorite Songs from Musicals

Hey, everyone!  I’m finally back with a new installment for Music Mondays where I talk about some songs that I love. Check out some of the music I was listening to back June in my last Music Mondays post, Music Mondays: Summer Tunes of June. In today’s post I’ll be gushing over some of my… Continue reading Music Mondays: My Favorite Songs from Musicals

College

I Survived My First College Finals and Here’s How

Hello everyone! I’ve completed my first semester of college and I’m feeling great! I’m ready to embrace winter break with open arms. Of course, before the semester let out, I had to face finals week. The official week of final exams was pretty easy on me as I only had one test to sit for.… Continue reading I Survived My First College Finals and Here’s How

College

So…You’re An English Major?

“You’re majoring in English? So, you want to teach?” is the main follow-up question I get asked when people find out my major; from both other students and strangers. It’s automatically assumed that the only reason I’d major in English is to become a teacher. English teachers are awesome and I’m immensely grateful for the… Continue reading So…You’re An English Major?