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New Things

Today may as well be recorded in the history books. Yes, it’s just your regular old Wednesday, but it was a day of new things for me! 421 more words


My Experience: Financial Budgeting in College

College can be expensive; tuition, books, room and board, food, school supplies (first time around), supplies that may be required for class and miscellaneous expenses. 978 more words


Why I've Had to Change my Definition of Friendship

One of the most vivid memories of my childhood is a bit of an elusive, weird thing: it’s my mother’s devotion to her best friend. My mother felt and “did”—and still does—friendship so exuberantly, so passionately, that when I was a child I could feel the love wash through our house when her friend was around. 182 more words

Grown-up Stuff

The Reality of Things

There are many things that you do not think about when becoming a homeowner. I myself rented for several years before moving into my first house and a few things that I think are a pain in the butt now that spring time in here are follows: 608 more words


Teaching a child about death

The assignment at preschool was simple: draw a picture of your family. The teacher stapled 15 little pieces of paper on the bulletin board outside of the classroom once the drawings were finished. 174 more words

Grown-up Stuff

Thoughts from a First Time Home Buyer

It’s been a month since my last entry. In the words of Marvin Gaye: “What’s going on?”

Well, I’ve been pretty busy in the last few weeks. 1,521 more words

Adult Life

Last Week(s) I...

Alas, another long pause between posts. Lots of feels lately.

My world was a little shaken up on March 3rd, 2015 because my best friend Jamie’s father Dale passed away unexpectedly. 312 more words

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