Category Archives: life

Motivational Quote Paintings

Art can be anything, even if you’re just putting words on a canvas. That’s what I’ve been doing lately. I’ve taken my favorite motivational and inspirational quotes and put them on a painted canvas using my handy dandy paint pens. Take a look! Sorry they’re hard to read, but if you can read any of …

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Well, I Did It…

I never imagined I’d write a post about this, but I’m having a lot of feelings over something I just did. So I’m going to blog about it, because that’s what I do 😉 I told my orchestra teachers that I’m not continuing with orchestra. If you had told me a year ago that I’d …

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Engraved Jewelry Pendants

Hi everyone! I haven’t done a jewelry post in quite some time, so I figured I’d so you all what I’ve been doing recently. I’ve got an engraving pen at Michaels recently, and I’ve been using it to engrave initials and even a picture onto little copper circle pendants that I’ve cut out to be …

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A Couple Steps Forward, A Bajillion Steps Backwards.

Sorry I’ve kind of stopped blogging for a little bit. I’ve been having a very rough week. I know this title sounds cliche but it really describes how I feel right now. So this post is going to be a little bit very negative. About a week ago, I had four days of following my …

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I Start 10th Grade in Less Than 2 Weeks!

Sorry I haven’t posted in a while. I’m having a bad couple of days involving using excess food to stuff my emotions. I don’t know what it is, maybe it’s anxiety for school to start, but I don’t think so. I don’t always enjoy school, but I’m excited for this year. I don’t know why. …

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Petty Annoyances, Working Out Editioin

Hi everyone! Have you ever been really annoyed by something at one moment, and later, when remembering it, realized how petty it was? I do that a lot, probably because I get annoyed by a lot of things. So here are some of the petty things that annoy me before/during/after a workout. Don’t get me …

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7/30-8/05/12, A Week to be Grateful For

Even though there are bad things that happen in life, there is always something good to follow along. Even though the past couple weeks I have not been abstinent from my overeating behaviors, gained 8 lbs, felt my shin splints coming back, and I’ve been a wreck of emotions over not being in orchestra anymore, …

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Getting Back On Track Is Hard

Hi everyone! Have you ever veered off the path you were trying to stay on, and found that it was really hard to find your way back? That’s how I feel right now. On vacation, I let go of my plan and veered off the good path I was on. Now that I’m back home, …

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Michigan Vacation and Liebster Blog Award!

Hi everyone! I’m back from my family vacation to Traverse City and Mackinac Island. It was just gorgeous and tons of fun. Here’s some pictures! I also got nominated for the Liebster Blog Award by Jenna at One Day at a Time. Thank you so much, it truly means a lot to me. So I …

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Michigan 2012 Vacation Update

Hi everyone, I have a good half hour while my dad is on his conference call to give an update on how the vacation to Michigan is going. So far, it’s been good and bad. It was a long drive up to Traverse City (6 hours) but I got to do drive for an hour …

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