While in New York City, the Dream Careers program put together a weekend trip to Washington D.C. It was a whirlwind because we were only there for 24 hours, with a ton to see.
Funny how life works. My roommate for the summer in New York City, Cassie, is originally from Michigan. A little less than a year after New York I was able to go visit her in her hometown and get the grand tour of Michigan, including a small snowfall after a season of no snow in Kentucky.
It’s always healthy to push yourself beyond what you think you can do. Running is a passion of mine. With that being said, I also don’t go out and run timed races often. But my friend Claire, challenged me to run a 10K – the Cinco De Mayo Nashville, TN 10K – with her. My first timed race ever.
My sweet momma is the kind who loves to shower you in gifts. And when her only daughter is getting married, a gift was – in her mind – a requirement for every wedding shower. There was one specific gift though, that was over-the-top Pinterest-inspired creativity. With that being said, I feel it needs to be shown to the world to give all of you other Pinterest-inspired gift-givers some ideas.
September 2nd, 2017
Two years, three months, and 18 days since the day I told you those three words. It only took a few months before I knew you were the one I wanted to spend the rest of my life with.
Running 3.1 miles on a whim can either be a recipe for disaster or quite the adventure. Dragging your friend out of bed at 7 in the morning to run it with you eases the pain slightly. Although, you never finish a run feeling unmotivated or unaccomplished. This post, I check Run a 5K off of my bucket list.
It begins with this notion that college is exactly like the movies. The parties, the roommates, the freedom. The tear-streaked faces of your parents as they drop you off.
And it is –
But it’s more than that.
Friday morning – alarm set for 4am. Get to the airport. Party the rest of the day/night Friday, Saturday. Fly back Sunday. I’m still in shock I celebrated my 21st birthday in Vegas.