deat atl: gray clouds were sprinting across the sky last night

tuesday: the much anticipated sweetwater creek state park!! i got up a little later than i wanted to (big surprise), but took my time, cause hey! i’m on break! (this is something i’ve had to remind myself almost daily) i quickly got ready, threw together a sandwich and ran out the door. it wasn’t long…

dear atl: what does the perfect iced americano taste like?

this morning was a total struggle… blegh. i told myself the night before that i was going to get out of the house somehow and go to the mall or somewhere i can walk around aimlessly for the sake of getting out of the house. ever the decision maker, i rolled around in bed, going…

dear atl: a preacher spelled “satan” wrong

today i woke up debating whether to shower before heading out or not. long story short (but not really), i did. i drove to the transit center, dropped my car off, and hopped on a train downtown. i wasn’t sure if it’d be worth it taking the marta and pay $5 RT, only to get…

dear atl: i’m gonna try, ok?

my first panel was this past monday and i can’t believe i survived finished my first quarter. these past three months have been the longest three months of my life. i was gonna write that i’ve never cried so much in my life during those three months but that would be a lie. i am…

farewell 2016, hello 2017

2016 u kinda sucked… like really sucked but now that you’re gone, i’m thankful for the experiences you gave me. hah! after graduating from undergrad in dec. 2015, i came home honestly wanting to just take a gap year and spend time with my family. of course i never admitted that to my family… i…

my 2017 (as predicted by buzzfeed)

they have a bunch predicting relationship statuses for the new year… ahhhhh now these are more like it 🙂 i could take these quizzes forever…. -ten

moving on

i’m moving to atl by the end of this month. i got in to the school. life’s been bittersweet since then haha after my acceptance, life got real, real quick. i watched as my parent’s faces literally become shadowed by burden after realizing how much money this move alone was gonna take. the tuition, lab fees,…

georgia on my mind

last night one of the highlighted articles on Buzzfeed was “25 Things Everyone From Georgia Will Appreciate” today’s Bible time devo was written by a pastor from John’s Creek, GA it’s like one of those things where you or someone you know gets a Jetta and then you start to notice Jettas everywhere on the road i…

go

while watching a tv show with mom and dad we randomly started talking about one of my friends that i had had coffee with earlier. she’d just accepted a job in LA and was moving tomorrow. she’s never had experience in this field but it was an opportunity and she took it. then suddenly, mom…

at midnight

“what do you think about going to business school” i just couldn’t believe my ears. me. going to business school. i know life is full of unexpected turns and decisions but this. business school. that is not it. i am sure of that because although i don’t know what i’m supposed to do for the…

my love languages

back in high school when i took this test my top three were words of affirmation physical touch quality time took the test again today just for fun and got different results 😮 quality time (8) receiving gifts (7) words of affirmation (7) acts of service (5) physical touch (3) i’ll take this again in…

I’m gonna stop chasing happiness

Ever since I began college, I had this weird obsession with trying to find happiness. I think it stemmed from the constant depression and anxiety throughout my 4.5 years there. And I believed I’d find it as long as I had a strong faith, a fulfilling career, a healthy body/mind, being surrounded by loved ones, traveling/seeing the…