City Girl Update: What my Portland Trip meant to me.

There is this quote out there that I love and sums me up: “sometimes, you gotta take a break. in beautiful place. alone. to figure everything out.” One of the worst, challenging and frustrating years of my life was over and the month of January started out feeling determine but it was a new year…

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A City Girl: Keep going backwards

I rewrote this a LOT…. Ireland vs. Minnesota and  back after living away for two years.  It’s been a year, so here is a little update (it’s long, I have a lot to say!) I’m keeping the title the same from when I first wrote this post, because I don’t know what to call it…

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To my friends

National Friendship day & I thought I write to my friends. To my friends I never thought I have, I am so lucky to have you. I always new friends were what makes life great, but I seemed to never find the right ones. Until I met you. The moment we met, that one thing…

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Trying to make it in the working world, the truth from a 20 something girl with a masters.

you hear it over and over again, we are snowflakes, lazy generation. And my response is you don’t know my life. So, if you really want to know what it’s like to be a millennium trying to make a life for herself in a society that makes you feel like you need to have that house,…

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Spill it out: Being Like vs “like”

Social Media has changed how we live our lives and sometimes it can have very negative affect. We always cared about being liked, but now with social media, words like “instagram-famous,”  it’s a whole different kind of desire to be liked and it’s very hard as a blogger and a every day girl.  Do you ever…

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Bad Dates and Self Love

Let me tell you about dating… There are no cute meets in coffee shops and no guy is going to give you his leather jacket to ask you to go steady. No guy is going to ask for your number; instead, he’s going to ask you for your snap chat handle. Dating game has changed…

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