monday encouragement pt. 2

Suprise! It’s Monday again! Forgive me for my sass; even though it’s summer,  I know I’m feeling that Monday-slump. For those of you who don’t know, I’ve been working in an on-campus research lab this summer. One thing I’ve learned about research is things usually don’t work. You know your project is struggling when your…

kind words

If you haven’t already guessed from the title image of this post, in addition to sharing some of my favorite quotes this week, I’m going to explain my blog name. I’ve had a couple of friends ask me about it recently, and as I continue to put myself out here on the world-wide web I…

how to survive finals week

Summer is only days away… unfortunately, those days contain some of the most challenging exams ever. I wouldn’t say I’m an expert on finals, but this is my fourth rodeo, so here are five tips for surviving FINALS WEEK: 1. Trust in all the hard work you’ve already put in. You worked hard to get where…

monday encouragement

It’s Monday, there are three weeks left before summer, and it’s finally starting to get warm outside. Taking that into consideration, procrastination has reached a new high for me this Easter weekend. I think we are all at that point in the year where motivation is completely gone despite the insane amount of work we…

soul care

What is soul care? Well for me, when I say soul care, I’m talking about self-care that truly refreshes your innermost being. Some of you may be thinking that definition is in no way helpful to your understanding. What on earth is self-care? I didn’t know the answer to that question until recently. The first…