These are a few of my favorite things…

Last semester, I read the book “14,000 thing to be Happy About” by Barbara Ann Kipfer. She lists both big and small details of her life which make her gratuitous. Inspired by her dedication to optimism, I decided to create my own list. Although it is 50 things and not 14,000, creating this post remindedContinue reading “These are a few of my favorite things…”

If you had one month left to live, what would you do?

During Gary Kayye’s #BrandingofMe class, he taught us about the value of stream of consciousness writing. At the end of our class, Gary provided us a few instructions: write for five straight minutes and record exactly what comes to mind.  The prompt: If you had one month left to live, what would you do? NowContinue reading “If you had one month left to live, what would you do?”

Welcome to Livithroughthelens

When I was in sixth grade, my mom and I got into a big argument about Instagram. As any validation-seeking tween would do, I created my account with the desire to gain attention from my peers during our prepubescent years. So what was the argument about? My Instagram handle. I decided to use my fullContinue reading “Welcome to Livithroughthelens”