Let’s Be Kids Again

“Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we were born.”   – Albert Einstein

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Plenty of people have questioned how Kolin & I left everything (and everyone) we knew to go live on our own, especially at our age. We ventured out into the vast world of the unknown & took our chances.

To this day I get asked, “How did you know it was time to leave? Was it hard leaving everyone behind? How did you do it?” Continue reading

Finding Yourself

One of the biggest reasons I started this blog was because I knew there were other people my age who were lost in the path they should take post high school. It is definitely a lot of pressure at such an important time in your life. You spend 13 years being told exactly what to do and where to go, then once you graduate it’s like…well, now what? You are suddenly bombarded with letters from colleges around you, teachers & parents alike asking what your plan is, your high school best friends persuading you to follow their path. It’s hard to think for yourself. Continue reading