For spring break, I had the opportunity to chose where I wanted to go on vacation and I chose Costa Rica. We flew into San Jose and then took a local 15 minute flight over the mountains into Quepos. We arrived to our resort at around 4:30 and then went down and had dinner by … More COSTA RICA
1. All things chocolate 2. Meatballs 3. Bagels 4. Ice cream 5. Pineapple 6. Banana bread 7. Grapefruit 8. Sweet potato 9. Spinach 10. Goetta I tested out Chrissy Teigen’s banana bread recipe and it was delicious.
You let me in and you let me go, a dog walks in, look its Beau! When I’m mad I tend to slam you, you don’t have a window so there is no view. Your color is so very white, I often think of you at night. A pillow hangs from your handle, Do you … More Ode to my Bedroom Door
Draw eyebrows on your dogs and see how long it takes your parents to notice. Go shopping Check buzzed online Stalk people’s college posts on facebook Go on hikes Nap Watch youtube videos Look for cool movies on Netflix Have a solo dance party Visit the goats Eat Try on outfits Do your makeup Bother … More Things to do When You’re Bored
In leu of the blood drive that is coming up this month, I decided it to write a thank you to my blood donor(s). Dear Stranger, Hi, my name is Gracie, I am 18 and 3 years ago I had two blood transfusions. Although I will never know who you are, I am hoping that … More An Open Letter To My Blood Donor(s)
Tonsillectomy Recovery Have ice packs on hand…. and lots of them. The whole time I … More 5 Tips to Help Make Your Tonsillectomy Recovery Easier
Here are some of my favorite things from the month of November 🙂 Clothing: Slippers My feet are ALWAYS cold. Over the years I have acquired about 4 different pairs of slippers. I have one pair of slippers that look like boots and each slipper has 2 pom-poms hanging off of the side. Whenever I … More November Favorites
I think “Friends” is my favorite show to watch because I never get tired of it. The jokes are always funny and they seem to get funnier each time I rewatch an episode. I was introduced to the show almost three years ago when I was in the hospital. My mom and I would lay … More Why I Will Never Get Tired of Watching “Friends.”
1. Nothing good ever happens after 2 a.m. Ted Mosby will say it and so will I. Just go to bed, it’s too late for anything good to happen. 2. Try New Things Say yes to *legal* things that are out of your comfort zone. It can be as simple as going to a … More 17 Things I Learned While Being 17
I think that I fell in love with music when I little. My old house had a speaker system throughout every room. I can remember coming home from my friends Tessa’s birthday party one rainy night, my parents and grandparents were chatting in the family room as the The Script drifted throughout each room while … More music is my outlet and heres why.