Lifestyle

Tips for Getting Through College with Chronic Pain

August 29, 2017

School is already stressful enough but with chronic pain it can be even more stressful. School is back in session and that means long hours on campus and tons of homework. I wake up in pain, take medication, it wears off and I am in pain again. This cycle repeats every day. I am tired a lot of the time because my body has to use extra energy to deal with the pain. At school sometimes the pain creeps in…

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Fashion

Transitions into My Favorite Fashion Season: Fall

August 18, 2017

The end of summer is always bittersweet for me. I always miss the warm weather and the longer days but we enter into my favorite fashion season, Fall! It is an exciting time because I get to pull out my favorite sweaters and flannels. I tend to get a little too excited and end up wearing a bulky sweater on a 90-degree day and am dripping in sweat as I walk across campus. Does anyone else have this same problem?!…

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Lifestyle

Monumental Change

July 28, 2017

Last week I had the opportunity to partake in a service project in Monument Valley with some of the alumni from the rehab center I went to, Ascend Recovery. I camped under the stars and worked during the day. The scenery was beautiful. Surrounded by nature’s beauty, there was also many living in poverty. It makes me sad that the children living there are not given the opportunities and basic needs that I grew up with. It was an extremely…

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Mid-Summer Outfit Picks

July 17, 2017

I can’t believe we are already half way through summer. Summer is my favorite season and it always goes by too quick! I am dreading the end of August when I will be starting school again and with a full load. Yikes! The good news is that I only have one year left of school. Yay! Summer is a time for BBQs, camping, hiking and laying poolside. When picking out outfits I like to keep it casual and flowy. It…

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