Hey you, yea, you. It’s time to get out of your slump. Time to get off the couch, you’re ruining the cushions by sitting in the same spot every night. The words ‘meh’ and ‘ugh’ have been appearing too often in your vocabulary. Maybe it’s because you’ve been binge watching Arrested Development and depressing movies featuring Ryan […]

Today while I was at work, an older gentleman came up to me and said “Smile, it could be worse.” Confused, I replied, “Excuse me?” He then repeated himself saying, “Smile, it could be worse.” I stood there and gave an awkward laugh as he walked away. I then thought of two things; I look absolutely miserable […]

Seriously, life in its entirety is incredible. There are so many factors contributing to the awesome-ness of life that I could go on for hours. But what about the small things that make life awesome? “Awesome” is a word to describe something awe-inspiring, or simply a word that Americans use to describe everything. There are tiny […]

Music is basically a synonym for summertime. They go hand-in-hand. Like the ocean and sand. Should I make this into a poem? But really, I’ve been listening to some great tunes lately. Whether it be music I recently discovered, or throwing it back to some good ole DMB jams. Either way, all of these fill my ears […]

As summer is coming into full swing, I am already looking for different things to do when I’m not working. Therefore,  I decided to jam pack a calendar filled with various events going on during the month of June in Omaha. It is comprised of concerts (free, outdoor, paid), outdoor free movies, yoga in the […]

When you’ve been, you know. Explaining the magic of summer camp to someone who has never been is a difficult task, but alas, I shall try anyway. Spotting that yellow sign coming up over the gravel road in Okoboji, Iowa still sends shivers down my spine. From the first year I attended Camp Foster, I […]

As my first year at University of Nebraska came to a close I thought back on the last nine and half months I spent in my dorm room, wandering around Lincoln, Nebraska and growing in such ways I never thought were possible. I can honestly say coming to this school may have and will be […]