I've mentioned it countless times in my recent blog posts, but I will state it again. The past few months have been filled with some of the most stressful, but also some very rewarding times that taught me a lot about myself, what I can handle, and how to better-react to stress. Below are some … Continue reading 8 Ways to De-Stress
2017 was full of FANTASTIC music. I mean, every category soared and surpassed hits that once held a critical part of my heart (no rhyme intended). I'm starting off 2018 with some of my favorite songs that I either recently discovered or listened to over 100 times in 2017. These songs lend themselves into starting … Continue reading Monthly Music: January
Please tell me I'm not the only one who took 1 year, 4 months, and 3 days to get into NBC's Parks and Recreation after painfully trying to watch the first episode in increments of 5 minutes for 3 days. Yes, I lived a rough life. Turns out, after pushing through the first season just … Continue reading When TV Shows Become Your Life.
As I sit in Firestone waiting for my car to receive its biannual oil change, I’m reflecting over what a year 2017 has been. There have been many ups and downs, but overall, it was a solid year. I graduated Magna Cum Laude (.1 away from graduating with highest honors!) from the Fox School at … Continue reading 2017 Reflections: The Transition from Student to Employee
Depending on how well you know me, you'll know that I have a hard time getting out of my comfort zone. While I embrace challenges in the workforce and during my academic endeavors, it's always been hard for me to burst out of my comfort zone in social settings. For instance, I don't care to try … Continue reading To Accept the Opportunity to Challenge Yourself, or Keep Your Mindset Closed
Oh my goodness! It has been way too long since I've last write in a blog post. I mean, there was a lot going on this past month. I moved into my apartment, I was still adjusting to working full-time, and there was just so many different items on my list that I had to … Continue reading Monthly Music (and Update): September
Now that I have more time on my hands because I'm not juggling internship(s) with my academics and social life any longer, I finally have spare time to dedicate to blogging! I know it sounds horrible, but I used to want to just relax and do nothing when I could finally sit down to breathe. … Continue reading How to Kill Writer’s Block: Julie’s Edition
If you know me in real life, you know I am an extremely inquisitive person. I love getting to know individuals on deeper levels and asking long-winded questions that are thought-provoking and potentially really random. Of course, I typically ask the most basic questions ever like: where are you from? where did you go to school? … Continue reading 15 Conversation Starters
Ah the month of June - what bliss you brought. But with some relief, you are over, and I can now become an "adult" during the month of July - yikes. Also, the summer season has officially "started" now that America's birthday has come to a closing. July 4th, you crazy son of a ....yeah, just … Continue reading Monthly Music: July
To keep y'all in the loop in regards to the apartment search that I mentioned a few weeks ago in a different blog post, I wanted to tell you that everything has finally been settled! I kid you not, I dragged the apartment search on, not purposely, but it could have all been avoided if … Continue reading The Apartment Search is OVER.