3 is a Magic Number: Three Trips in Three Years


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3 is a Magic Number: Three Trips in Three Years

The Games of the XXXI Olympiad

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Listen & Read:

“Don’t Stop Me Now”- Queen

“Catch and Release” (the deepend remix)- Matt Simons

“The Girl from Ipanema” – Stan Getz

From August 6-21, the Olympics took place in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Of course, I was in front of the screen on the NBC channel for 90 percent of the time, and so I want to write about it. In kind of a part II of my previous Olympics-based post, here is the Olympics through my eyes.

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The Games of the XXXI Olympiad

If I Can Learn to Do it…

“Now shoulders back, and stand up tall, and do not walk but try to float…”

All photos are still frames from the movie Anastasia (1997)


I am back with a post about the things I want to learn how to do! I at least want to do two of these things. Tell me in the comments about things you want to learn to do.

Listen & Read:

A Rumor in St. Petersburg – Stephen Flaherty

Learn to Do it – Kelsey Grammar, Stephen Flaherty

Paris Holds the Key (to Your Heart) – Stephen Flaherty

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If I Can Learn to Do it…

Grow Up: 2015 Favorites

“Some of us have to grow up sometimes. Decide. If I have to, I’m gonna leave you behind…” – Grow Up, Paramore

I haven’t been back for a favorites post in a long time. I feel like the first half of the year went by so fast! Here’s a few things I loved this year.

Listen & Read:

12:59 Lullaby – Bedouin Soundclash

Youth – Ben Khan

Lost – Frank Ocean


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Grow Up: 2015 Favorites

5 Ways I Have Changed (or haven’t)

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•ft. pics by me from college•

Listen & Read (songs I’ve found out about during college):

Swim Deep – Brolin

How Deep Is Your Love – Calvin Harris (watch the music video!)

Lola – The Kinks

      First semester down. I did it. How? That’s a good question. Unfortunately,  I have no idea. Leadership 101 killed me and I gained 20 pounds! But here I am, in my childhood house (I enjoy calling my dorm “home”) typing and listening to Tyler Oakley and Korey Kuhl’s podcast(someone tell me they listen to it too) and spending my literal last cents (I have $2 left to my name) to online shopping.

But, let us rewind. I’ve seen a few people saying how much they/others have changed since the summer. So I’m gonna self-analyze, here. I have a few ways (p.s. I haven’t thought of them yet) that I have changed since the start of college… Or how I can argue that I’ve stayed the same. Continue reading “5 Ways I Have Changed (or haven’t)”

5 Ways I Have Changed (or haven’t)