I went to the Farmer’s Market at Eastern Market today because in addition to the usual South Hall Market, there’s an outdoor market put on by local artists and jewelers that only happens on Saturdays and Sundays. I felt so lame to have loved it so much. But there was fruit and coffee and flowers … More A Saturday At Eastern Market
2 years later and I’m back! Last week I moved across the country with 2 suitcases and a carry-on. I spent my first 2 days here in DC/Virginia getting (almost) settled in my apartment, so last Friday I went and explored a little. I made it the whole evening with only one metro mishap ;) … More My First Week In DC
One of the best things about getting older and having all of your loved ones spread out across the country is getting to celebrate birthdays for an entire week in order to spend time with all of them ;) I spent my actual birthday in Arizona with my sister. Her friends and I went … More Update: I’m 22
“I am a nerd who doesn’t understand anything sports-related at all, except Serena Williams’s tennis outfits, which are fierce as hell” (78). “It’s funny when you say you don’t like someone. I am the kind of person who, if my feelings are unrequited, can completely detach from someone emotionally if I simply put my mind … More Why Not Me? By Mindy Kaling
I’ve just been dwelling lately on what a cool time of life this is. I mean, every age probably has its perks (maybe not…up for discussion) but THIS ONE, 21 (almost 22!!). There is just so much room to grow and grow! Whatever I do next (and probably after that and after that) is going … More Favorite Quotes Currently
I don’t normally post my own recipes on here (cause what do I know?) but this one has just been a go-to for a couple years now – I don’t even remember where I found the recipe that gave me the original idea, but since then I’ve tweaked it and added some of my own … More My Favorite No-Bake (Clean) Chocolate PB Energy Bites!
I just got my hands on the PERFECT pictures from my brother and Natasha’s wedding in May at Campbell Creek Ranch in Alpine, CA and I’m OBSESSED. I wish we could do it all again! My family had been looking forward to this day for so long. The day after the wedding was like the … More The Boffa Wedding 5.21.16
I just wanted to get out and take pictures of some pretty things with the camera I got yesterday to test out, so I went out at 6am this morning to wander before the temp reached triple digits (ugh). I started up against the mountains while the sun rose in Palm Springs and eventually made … More Palm Springs -> Palm Desert
“I am not a flower. My value does not lie in my beauty. I do not wither when plucked from my home. My roots are not shallow and delicate. I am a tree. I am strong, durable, a pivotal force. My roots extend deep into the earth, twisting and twirling just as my history does. … More I am a tree
College: CHECK. One week later and I still can’t get over it! Here are some words I’ve written down lately to hold on to in such a crazy new life chapter: Psalm 18: You keep my lamp burning and turn my darkness in to light. Your way is perfect; the word of the Lord is … More Update: I Graduated!