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July 2017 Goals

July 2017 GoalsJune is almost over and we are hopping head first into July. I’m really excited for the upcoming month! July is going to be the best month of the year so far because I’m traveling out of the country. I’m so excited! So let’s review my June goals and lay out the plans for July. Continue Reading

April 2017 Goals

A recap of my March goals and a glance into April's future.Hey y’all! March was a significantly better month than February even though I had a million and one more things that I needed to get done. There were a lot of things that I wanted to do that didn’t get done but I’m honestly not too upset about it. And some pretty awesome things happened in March that I’m hoping to carry into April. So let’s hop right on into it. Continue Reading

The Carry-On Guide: The Luggage

I love packing. Honestly, it’s one of my favorite things to do (it’s probably why I actually enjoy moving). Moving on… One of the important parts of packing is knowing what your packing your stuff into. So when you’re traveling carry-on only, the most important thing to do is pick the type of luggage you'll be using. This post will show you the pros and cons of the wide variety in the carry-on game and the best trips for each type.I love packing. Honestly, it’s one of my favorite things to do (it’s probably why I actually enjoy moving). Moving on… One of the important parts of packing is knowing what your packing your stuff into. So when you’re traveling carry-on only, the most important thing to do is pick the type of luggage you’ll be using. This post will show you the pros and cons of the wide variety in the carry-on game and the best trips for each type and is part 2 of the Carry-On Guide. Make sure you also read part 1, The Prep to see what you need before you start packing.
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The Carry-On Guide: The Prep

Part 1 of The Carry-On Guide showing you all the pre-packing tips to packing carry-on only.We’re creeping ever closer to that time for traveling. And that means that it’s time to find ways to shave off unnecessary baggage fees. If you’re anything like me and my family, you travel on the cheapest airlines possible which means that there are a crap ton of baggage related fees. Or, you just don’t like dealing with baggage claim and the subsequent carrying of suitcases. Regardless of where you fall, packing carry-on is the best solution to a ton of your problems. So this post is part 1 of my guide to packing carry-on only where I’m going to give you my pre-packing tips. Continue Reading

March 2017 Goals

Goals for March 2017Hey y’all! if you’ve been keeping up with the blog you’ll know that this will only be the second blog post this month. It’s not for lack of trying to get more blog posts up, but I had a number of personal, family issues. Add that to my lack of planning and two sets of Hell Week, there was no way I was going to be writing very many blog posts. It’s been a rough past few weeks, both physically and mentally and I’m glad Spring Break is around the corner. But, I have pretty high hopes for March. Continue Reading

February 2017 Goals

February 2017 GoalsI’m already kind of liking putting my goals up here. It’s fun to have a reason to go over your goals and to assess where you went wrong and how to fix it. My favorite part though is definitely creating new goals. So let’s check out February’s goals. Continue Reading

The Introvert’s Guide to Getting Out There

I don’t think I would have ever called myself an introvert until I started college. But apparently I have introverted tendencies which, to be honest, is extremely frustrating for someone who’s usually pretty comfortable with people. Last semester was a struggle but this semester I made a goal to do more things that I’m interested in, both with other people or by myself. It’s been a little bit difficult but I can already tell you that it’s much easier than you think. So for you introverts out there, read on if you want to see some great tips and tricks to putting yourself out there. Continue Reading