• Journals,  Lifestyle,  Passions

    FALL IS THE GREATEST SEASON + SELF CARE THINGS

    Hot chocolate, pumpkins, colorful leaves, cider-mills, and sweaters!  These are just a few of the things that come to mind when I think of fall.  That’s probably the most cliche list ever, but I don’t even care!  Fall is pretty much the most cliche season ever and  I love it! I haven’t always loved fall.  I used to hate it for the simple fact that it’s when school starts.  But now I have moved past that and I am allowing myself to truly appreciate the beauty that is this season. I live in Michigan, so I experience the full effect…

  • Recipes,  Uncategorized

    VEGAN BANANA CINNAMON MUFFINS

      As fall starts to cool down the mitten state, the cravings for warm comfort food have become very real.  And being (or attempting to be) vegan doesn’t mean that you have to give up these wonderful desserts/breakfast/snacks.  In fact,…

  • Lifestyle,  Passions

    EATING CLEAN AS A COLLEGE STUDENT

    One of the most important things you can do for yourself is to be mindful of the things that you put into your body.  What we eat has a tremendous impact on our physical and mental well-being. Lately I have…

  • Lifestyle

    IMPOSSIBLE BURGER AT WHITE CASTLE: REVIEW

    Just a few days ago Impossible Foods, the vegan “meat” brand, made an announcement.  This announcement was that the food chain White Castle would begin carrying one of their products nationwide!  This product is the “Impossible Slider” and it sells…

  • Thoughts

    THE FUTURE IS SCARY

    One thing that so many adults say that bothers me is how our time in college are the best years of our lives.  I know they say this to inspire me to like have fun and what-not but this really…

  • Journals,  Thoughts

    The Start of My Sophomore Year

    For my now 15th year in a row the dreaded day has come-the first day of school!  I am currently going into my sophomore year of college.  I was really nervous about moving back to school (it’s about 2 and…

  • Lifestyle,  Passions,  Uncategorized

    The Thing About Plastic Straws

    Last week I took a little trip to Clearwater, Florida.  While it was an incredibly  beautiful place there was one thing that infuriated me as I walked along the sand: trash.  Plastic cups, wads of aluminum foil, takeout containers, and of…

  • Journals,  Uncategorized

    Up North & The Fourth

    7/1/18-7/5/18   So this past week I went up north to Boyne Mountain Resort with my siblings, cousins, grandparents, and uncle.  I wasn’t really sure what to expect because it had been years since I had been up there and…

  • Thoughts

    Life and Other Inconsistencies

    It’s been a little while since I really sat down and wrote something.  I’ve always been a very inconsistent person, as much as I hate to say it.  More half-filled journals than I can count lay abandoned in drawers and…