Auckland, New Zealand!

Auckland, New Zealand!

When I finally got off the plane, extremely tired, hungry, and incredibly excited, I was probably a bit too excited about being in a new country with a different culture. I was taking pictures and trying to video everything. Of course, I was also insanely anxious and excited to see my boyfriend again for the [...]

First Flight to New Zealand

First Flight to New Zealand

Flying for the first time can be incredibly intimidating....especially if you're flying by yourself for about 18 hours. Nobody in my family has really travelled outside of the United States, so I also wasn't able to get much information from them about it either. Luckily, my parents were able to drop me off at the [...]

Counselors and Makeup

Counselors and Makeup

When I first started going to counseling for depression, I looked at it the same way I looked at makeup when I was 10. I had pale skin, freckles, unruly not curly yet not close to being straight hair, and glasses. Makeup sounded like my cure. Makeup commercials promised me that if I just could [...]

Change

Change

Let me be the first to admit how much I hate change. I really just can’t stand it. Believe me, I have tried to like it, I’ve pretended to like it, and I’ve tried my best to embrace it, but no luck. Just to give you an example of how much I hate change, one year [...]