A Plan

The day before my fall break ended, my grandma was in surgery to possibly remove her cancer, my car broke down on the side of the road, and I learned that my braces (which I have had on for 7+ years) would be coming off in two appointments.

Needless to say, it was a crazy day. Yet, for some reason, I could only see the good in everything that happened. Continue reading

Advertisements

Leaving Your Pets for College

Hello! This is the forth post in my series on Tips for the College Freshman. To see more like it, click here!

It’s inevitable, you will miss your dog Fido or your cat Deacon. Heck, you might even miss your hamster that ran away when you were 6 years old yet you still hold the sneaky suspicion that he is still alive and leading the hamster sock mafia that steals one of every pair you put into the dryer. Umm…Okay

Making Friends (in college)

Hello! This is the second post in my series on Tips for the College Freshman. To see more like it, click here!

College is the place of making life-long friends, crazy right? In just four years (on average), you will have people to play a part in your wedding, baby shower, move-in party, and your kid’s graduations. You may be thinking, “How will I find these friends? After all, high school was four years, too and I didn’t make many life-long friends there.

Good question. Continue reading

Club Day

Hello! This is the first post in my series on Tips for the College Freshman. To see more like it, click here!

The college season is fast approaching and amiss all the dorm room shopping, textbook buying (or renting), and counting down the days, every freshman is thinking about one more thing: Club Day. Continue reading