Since last summer I have had Mrs. Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children on my “To Read List”. I finally found it at our local used book store (McKay’s) for super cheap and bought it with much excitement. I dove right in to the book and finished it in about a week. I usually read fast,… Continue reading Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
After four years of finding my way, I finally made it to the center stage to receive my diploma. I never felt like I was ahead of the game or close to the light at the end of the tunnel until I was literally walking across the stage. In fact, it still seems a little… Continue reading Graduation
This past weekend Jared and I went to a place called “The Blue Hole” on the Ocoee River. We love doing things outdoors and now that summer has officially arrived we were so excited to do something new. I had been to this spot on the river before about 4 years ago and did not… Continue reading Adventure: The Blue Hole
So in the past year I have worked in nearly every kind of retail. Victoria’s Secret. Bath and Body Works. The Limited. and a Discount Shoe Store called Becky’s. At each and every store I have discovered that there is a general lack of appreciation for employees, disrespect to product, and overall laziness exhibited by… Continue reading How to Shop: Respect in the Store
So obviously I am like every other college student and I think the internet is a wonderful device for all sorts of reasons; however, I have recently noticed that I have a definite routine and thoughts about the internet, especially sites that tend to take up most college students’ time. Here is what I spend… Continue reading The Internet
You can never be over dressed over or over educated. –Oscar Wilde
I love Oscar Wilde for several reasons.
1. I know we would have a jolly good time together. I feel like we both have the same ironic and cynical sense of humor. The laughter would never stop.
2. He gets me. Walking into a room in your favorite outfit and using your favorite vocabulary words is never a bad thing.
3. Dorian Gray. A very interesting read for Christians and modern thinkers. When there is no concept of God but still a judicial system, what will do we do? And how will be be rid of our sins in a world that still has morals and laws? Read it.
Lately my life has been so busy but so blessed. Thankfully I got a new job closer to school and in the same town that I live. This turned a 45 minute drive to work into a 10 minute drive; I am saving so much more time plus I am in a better work environment… Continue reading Relaxation