graduate school

So a lot of what has been on my mind is going to graduate school. And to be frank, it stresses me out. I have to main options: Georgia State University and University of Michigan (GSU being my #1). There’s tons of stuff I’ve been worried about, like scholarships, how I’ll balance things, graduating, etc.Continue reading “graduate school”


For the last week, I’ve been pretty much house-ridden. My asthma has been bothering me, I didn’t have to work, so I’ve just been relaxing and focusing on healing myself. One thing I do miss though, is yoga. this is a picture of (from left to right)- Kaitlyn (my roommate), Lauryn (Monique’s best friend andContinue reading “yoga”

may goals

I believe it is crucial to set goals for yourself, every once in a while, to make sure that you are on goals. A type of goal that is good to set is called a SMART goal. SMART stands for Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Time-Limited. For this month, I want to set three SMARTContinue reading “may goals”

take a break

The point of me writing this blog post, is to advocate for trusting your intuition and taking time to reflect. Often in life, we go through things, and never really stop to think. In this life and all those to come, I want to be intentional and take time to breathe and really reflect onContinue reading “take a break”

finals szn

So as final season comes to a close, I just wanted to share some tips on how I managed through it all! I was done with school on the 25th, but that last week was hectic. Classes finished the 17th, but I had a project due on the 10th and the 17th, two papers andContinue reading “finals szn”

how to travel on a budget

Going to Atlanta was the first trip I ever paid for on my own! I was so proud of myself. Here are a few tips on how to travel on a budget. Use google flights- they show you the best days to travel and when the cheapest flights are. Due to this, I went fromContinue reading “how to travel on a budget”

ATL, once more

On Wednesday, I went to Atlanta, partly to visit someone, and then to visit Georgia State. From the trip I learned a few things, and I just wanted to share them. Always pay attention to your surroundings- unfortunately I was in an accident, but it was because I wasn’t pay total attention to my surroundings.Continue reading “ATL, once more”