Festivals, General Traveling

Bonnaroo VIP: Is it Worth the Money?

This year my boyfriend bought tickets at the last minute to go VIP to Bonnaroo. We both have only been GA (General Admission). He bought the package last minute on Reddit for $1100. (By Bonnaroo this package was around $1700). I was curious if the amenities was worth the price, so we kept tabs on… Continue reading Bonnaroo VIP: Is it Worth the Money?

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General Traveling, Health, Journal, Life Style

5 Myths about Anxiety

Anxiety is like a Ferris Wheel. Your thoughts start running in circles over and over. I have suffered from extreme anxiety for a long time, and I have learned how often it is misconstrued. I try to be open about this topic in my daily life, so others can better understand. Needless to say having… Continue reading 5 Myths about Anxiety

Festivals, Tips and Things

Hangout Music Festival: Tips and Things

Around Thanksgiving last year, I decided to try attending Hangout in Gulf Shores, Alabama. I had a blast! However, there are certain things that could have made the experience better. Here is my brutal honesty of my experience. Overview Hangout is a 3 day music festival located on the beach at Gulf-shores. The Pros and… Continue reading Hangout Music Festival: Tips and Things

Texas, USA

Austin: an Overview

Austin is my newest all-time favorite city. I heard so many good things, so I knew I had to make the 10hour drive down there. Austin is basically an island of modern hippies in the middle of conservative Texas. Imagine if everyone at a music festival decided to build a city. There's a reason their… Continue reading Austin: an Overview

Memphis, Restaurants of Memphis

Restaurants of Memphis: Lafayette Music Room

Located in the vibrant Overton Square, this restaurant can usually be seen with lines out the door. We got lucky to arrive early enough to get a table, so I would recommend calling for a reservation! They also have a way to reserve a table on their website if you don't like talking on the… Continue reading Restaurants of Memphis: Lafayette Music Room

Memphis, Restaurants of Memphis

Restaurants of Memphis: Muddy’s Bakeshop

Muddy's is the first to admit they are new to the coffee shop business, but over the past 10 years their creativity and baking skills have surpassed many of the coffee shops in Memphis. The Food The cupcakes melt in your mouth. I don't know what type of icing they have, but it's just as… Continue reading Restaurants of Memphis: Muddy’s Bakeshop

Journal, Life Style, lists, Organization

Advice to the Pre-Med Student

Find Yourself First It does take smartness and discipline to get the good grades that are needed for medical school ; however, it is not the first thing you should focus on. As you trudge on, you will need to remind yourself of your "why". Why do you want to be a doctor? Otherwise, you… Continue reading Advice to the Pre-Med Student

Journal, Life Style, lists

5 Lessons I Learned from the Black Panther(Without Spoilers)

As a disclaimer, I'm a white, middle class woman. As one, I feel like it is my responsibility to see things from other perspectives and learn about social issues. Black Panther is one of the best Marvel films yet! It touched on so many issues, without taking away from its epic plot. I learned so… Continue reading 5 Lessons I Learned from the Black Panther(Without Spoilers)

Health, Journal, Life Style, lists, Organization

10 Tips for Time Management

Time Management. Two dreaded words that we really aren't aware of until the end of high school and beyond. When I ask young incoming college freshman their biggest concern, this is one of the top ones. I've always had a knack for time management. My Senior Year of High school, I juggled.. having 5 AP… Continue reading 10 Tips for Time Management

Memphis, Restaurants of Memphis

Restaurants of Memphis: Stanley’s BBQ

If y'all have been paying attention, Overton Square is one of the best places to go in Memphis. It is a thriving community of restaurants and bars with 3 dollar parking. We visited Boscos last time, but I was unimpressed. This venture, we walked a few doors down to Stanley's BBQ. Atmosphere We got there… Continue reading Restaurants of Memphis: Stanley’s BBQ

Journal, Life Style, lists

Winter Bucket List-2017

How is Winter already here? Where did the Fall go?  I have so many ideas for my Winter Bucket Challenge!!! I will update you guys as I go along! Feel free to do these with me! Having mini-goals for the Winter helps with the Winter Blues, because you have something to look forward to. My… Continue reading Winter Bucket List-2017

Memphis, Restaurants of Memphis

Restaurants of Memphis: Robata

Overton Square is one of Memphis's more hipster areas for millennials to go on a date night. Complete with the funk Memphis was founded on combined with new age restaurants, this is the perfect place to have a good time. My boyfriend and I visited Robata Ramen and Yakitori Bar, and loved it! The Food… Continue reading Restaurants of Memphis: Robata

Health, Journal, Life Style, lists

22 Lessons I Learned in College 

As  a Senior in college, I find myself reflecting over my college career. I think about what I could have done differently and what I wish someone would have told me. Here are the 20 things I've learned in College, and some quotes that made those lessons easier. It's okay to let people go You're… Continue reading 22 Lessons I Learned in College 

Arkansas, Restaurants of Arkansas

Eggsellent Cafe: Restaurants of Jonesboro 

At first, I had reservations when my boyfriend suggested the Eggsellent Cafe, but this restaurant quickly redeemed itself! This local restaurant is worth checking out! The Look I was put off by the exterior. The dark red brick building with a banner for a sign is not my cup of tea. Furthermore, they chose too… Continue reading Eggsellent Cafe: Restaurants of Jonesboro 

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Fall Bucket List: 21 Challenge 

Fall is my favorite time of year, and this year I am challenging myself to complete a Fall Bucket List! Considering the hot temperatures, it will be a struggle. So I'm going to extend mine to Dec 1st! We will see how this goes! Want to make the most of your fall? Complete this challenge… Continue reading Fall Bucket List: 21 Challenge 

Arkansas, Restaurants of Arkansas

The Recovery Room: Restaurants of Jonesboro 

The Recovery Room is a brand new coffee shop located downtown. Downtown is notorious for high rent that drives great local places out. The people put so much personal effort into this!  They make their food homemade, they brew local coffee, and they picked out their own decor.  Let's support them!  The food was delicious.… Continue reading The Recovery Room: Restaurants of Jonesboro 

Arkansas, Restaurants of Arkansas

City Wok Dim Sum: Restaurants of Jonesboro 

The Atmosphere City Wok Dim Sum is located downtown and has only been open for about a month. Owned by a husband and wife duo, they make the atmosphere local and personable. The wife is a wonderful cook, and the husband will fully explain the food of choice. Located in a room that used to… Continue reading City Wok Dim Sum: Restaurants of Jonesboro 

Memphis, Things to Do in Memphis

Memphis for Hipsters

Memphis is known for it's history of civil rights, Elvis, and the blues. What if you have already explored these popular tourist destinations? In this post, I am going to introduce some places off-the-beaten path. Railgarten When you walk up you see three buildings with the sign of Railgarten. These buildings are an icecream parlor,… Continue reading Memphis for Hipsters

Arkansas, Restaurants of Arkansas

My Favorite Little Rock Restaurants

I realize I've done blog posts about Little Rock restaurants individually, but I thought it would be nice to see  all my favorites in one place! Favorite Date Night: The Pantry Crest By far my favorite date night restaurant. It creates an atmosphere of relaxation and intimacy. The customer service is outstanding without being intrusive,… Continue reading My Favorite Little Rock Restaurants

Arkansas, Journal, Things to Do in Arkansas, Tips and Things

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Blue Springs Heritage Center If you travel toward the outskirts of Eureka Springs, you can find a Heritage Center focused on the Cherokee from the Trial of Tears. The Native Americans camped out next to the natural springs which produces beautiful blue water. Not many people know about this place tucked away into the mountains.… Continue reading Things to do in Eureka Springs

Festivals, General Traveling, Journal, Tips and Things

Bonnaroo: 8 Things to Know Before You Go

Bonnaroo was an amazing experience. I was so blessed with the opportunity to experience the land that never sleeps. Where long lines are filled with high fives and smiles. The farm is a place people can be themselves without judgment while listening to fantastic music. Since this was my first time, here are some lessons… Continue reading Bonnaroo: 8 Things to Know Before You Go

Arkansas, Festivals, General Traveling, Journal, Things to Do in Arkansas

Greek Food Festival: Festivals of Arkansas

Even with the rain, my second time going to the annual Arkansas Greek Food Festival was a success! For those of you who haven't gone, you are missing out! Located at the Greek Orthodox Church in Little Rock, Arkansas this festival celebrates Greek heritage and more! Mark it on your calendars around the month of… Continue reading Greek Food Festival: Festivals of Arkansas