16 Things I Learned by 16

Never did I imagine I’d be here, turning 16. I know it’s not that old in the whole retrospect of things, but turning 16 means a few things. It means…

A Letter to My Presidency

About two weeks ago, I was elected President of my school’s chapter of Veterans Heritage Project. VHP is a 501c3 organization that records, writes, and tells the story of our…

36 Hours in New York- I’m a Channel Kindness Reporter!

This is definitely the most exciting blog post I’ve ever had the privilege to write. I am elated to say that I am a Channel Kindness Reporter for Lady Gaga’s…

ASU Gammage’s HAMILTON Preview Day!

This past Saturday, I had the chance to visit one of my favorite theatres, ASU Gammage, to go to a special screening of PBS’ Hamilton Documentary prior to the opening…

5 Cons of Dyeing Your Hair a “Fantasy Shade”

Throughout 2017, a gorgeous, somewhat mystical, and otherwise frustrating beauty trend was definitely a frontrunner for the year. I quickly fell in love with the idea of dyeing my hair…

Dear Sky-Y, the Happiest Place on Earth

It’s winter-time, and that means for those of us that couldn’t make it to winter camp, the camp withdrawals are real. Dear Sky-Y, Everyone seems to have one place in…

A Week in My Summer: CIY MOVE Camp

This summer, I chose to travel to California with my church and a group of 2000 high school students to Biola University- you heard me, two thousand. Never in my life…

Homecoming Week was SWEET

As quickly as the month flew by, I completely forgot to post about one of the best things that happened this October… Homecoming Week. As a freshman, I wasn’t completely…

I’ve Worked Over 300 Hours With No Pay

I’m that one friend that wakes everyone up at a sleepover at 7:00am because I have to go to work. However, I’m not getting paid to do this. When I…

How to Survive 9am with 40 Girls

How do I start- a choir made up of 40ish girls that meets every morning at 9am with ages 15-18 probably sounds chaotic. Let me tell you, it completely is.…