I’ve written before about how “I don’t like to vacation – I travel.” After some consideration, I realized that this same attitude is how I used to be with food. “I don’t indulge – I fuel.” Okay, well in the real world, we all need to #treatyoself every once in awhile (I probably say this … Continue reading Post-Grad Vaca to LA, or something like that
Even more than the diet and weight loss advertisements plaguing media, anti-aging tells both men and women that aging is not good. We are taught that despite living far longer than our ancestors, we are constantly expiring.
With graduation and a changing schedule, I have vowed to watch more TV and movies. I don’t usually like sitting, but I know I need more rest, and I love when a good plot gets me engaged and thinking. Per friends’ recommendations, I decided to watch Minimalism: A Documentary About The Important Things. I am … Continue reading Minimalism: Beginning a Career with Intention
As Donald Trump's presidency continues to leave me in disbelief, I am really questioning the bipartisan system. I've never been a fan, but something my dad said over dinner really intrigued me. He is a die-hard Lincoln Republican (we're from Central Illinois -- everything is Lincoln-centric) but did not vote for Trump and cannot stand him. He … Continue reading 2017 Political Climate: How Far Will the Bipartisan Line Divide?
For my birthday, one of my sisters insisted on getting me a gift. I gave her my reading list (it's been growing VERY long while I've been in grad school) and she sent me a couple, one of which being 5: Where Will You Be Five Years From Today?. I know she was rolling her … Continue reading Choosing Your Friends Intentionally for the Future
What a year 22 has been. I've finished my Bachelors and (almost!) my MBA. I finally went on spring break, traveled to Vegas and the Grand Canyon, and studied abroad my second time in Southeast Asia. I worked 3 different jobs/internships while being a full-time student. I sweated in almost every studio in Chicago and … Continue reading 23 Goals That I Can Accomplish Even Amidst Uncertainty
Since I'm fundraising a charity event for Planned Parenthood in two days, it is probably overdue to explain why I chose PP. My first reason is that nationwide demonstrations will be occurring on my birthday to support the funding of PP, so I found it a natural choice. However, my support for Planned Parenthood goes … Continue reading 3 Personal Reasons Why I Support the Funding of Planned Parenthood