18 things i’ve learned by eighteen

1- people don’t actually notice most of the things you think they do. the pimple on your face isn’t the only thing they see when they look at you. your stutter when you’re nervous doesn’t affect what they think of you. basically, the things that seem so big and embarrassing are actually barely noticed by…

day 3: 18th birthday

Today I became an “adult”. Still not sure what that really means, though. Since yesterday was so busy with the wedding we planned on just having a chill day. But then decided on going to Key Largo. (Only picture I took 😬) It looked amazing. It was such a gorgeous view. Just don’t sniff and…

day 1: flying to FL

In the wee hours of the morning, while the grass was still covered in dew, we head out of our sweet home and headed to the airport. We got to the airport, went through security, and got to our gate. (I got my Starbucks btw😉) TIP FOR DIARY FREE READERS: Starbuck’s soy Frappuccinos are incredible….

graduation

I can’t even begin to describe how grateful I am to have had the opportunity to get my associates. I am fully aware of how privileged I am, and that not everyone has the chance to get an education, but God has blessed me with the opportunity and resources to further my education and I…

t – 3 days till graduation; what i’ve learned

It still hasn’t quite hit me yet that I’m graduating on Saturday with my Associates. After 2 years of classes and not taking breaks for summer, I made it to the end. I keep telling myself that it isn’t a big deal. People get there associates all the time, and it’s just in General Studies….

top tips on time management and procrastination

The definition of time management is; the ability to use one’s time effectively or productively… So… like the opposite of procrastination. Sorry to burst your bubble, guys… Chances are, you’re here because you have absolutely no desire to do what you should really be doing. And I am not going to sit here and tell…

20 realistic ideas to add to your summer bucket list

It’s May and summer is coming faster than you know. So, get your bathing suit out (or buy a new one), turn on the AC, and get ready to read twenty things that will make your summer… EPIC. Everyone wants to say that they had the greatest summer ever. We want to tell our friends…

the eve before a big day; my top 5 tips for de-stressing

Tomorrow’s opening night. My first soloist role, as well as, my first role on pointe …oof… the stress is high guys… Millions of unwanted butterflies in my stomach this week. Undoubtably, there were times in which I felt I was going to be carried far up into the space. // Alright, let’s get into it….

graduating college at seventeen

In a few weeks, I will be graduating with high honors from a local community college, at seventeen years old. Everything that had to occur to get me here was sort of confusing, but I will do my best. short backstory: I started taking 2-3 classes a semester when I was fifteen, as a duel…