For 2017, Ally's Year of Self-Care, I thought I'd start trying to write down 10 things a week that make me happy. Since doing this, I've found that I have a tendance to focus on the bad things that are going on in my life and in the world rather than all the good things. … Continue reading 10 things that make me happy (right now)
It’s 6 in the morning and she’s just made you coffee. Her hair is still wet from her morning shower (and yes you have to specify with her which shower it is because she insists on taking two a day). It’s 6 in the morning and she’s reading the paper and chattering excitedly about a … Continue reading A Green Eyed Portrait: News Junkie
This summer has been packed with a lot of working and lounging and whining about how there is nothing to do in L-town. Which, admittedly is probably our fault that we haven't gone out and found stuff to do, but summer is about being lazy. Right? So, when the L-town Pal (as we like to … Continue reading Be Boulder
Being stranded in Pennsylvania during Easter Break wasn't too bad! Especially when there's such a wonderful city close by to explore! Shoutout to Jenny for being my guide during my Philadelphia exploration in March!
BREAKING NEWS: we got snow. Ok, maybe this isn't all the shocking considering I had everybody and their mother ask me if I survived the blizzard of 2016 and I am happy to report that, yes, I am alive and well. I'm even wearing a dress today (although that has more to do with the … Continue reading Weather Report: Surviving Snowpocalypse
I think the hardest part about College, for me at least, it trying to make your dorm room feel like home. There are cinderblock white walls, a bed that isn't very comfortable, and the people next door have an entirely different definition of what constitutes as "good music". It's an adjustment to say the least. Now … Continue reading 9 Tips for Making Your Dorm Feel Like Home
Wow. 2015 is finally over.I know everyone says this, but God where did the time go? This last year has been a blur. I feel like this year has been the year of "added responsibilities" for me. Between becoming an EMT, turning 20, and starting my second year of nursing school, it feels like 2015 was … Continue reading Hello, 2016. It’s me, Ally.
I was talking with Christina earlier this week about what the topic of this week's blog should be, and we were both pretty stumped. After a few minutes of fruitless deliberation and the consumption of a Holy Ground's Muffin, our conversation transitioned into what we were going to be doing over the upcoming break. Thanksgiving … Continue reading The People Behind My Smile