Let me set the scene. You became a lifeguard in South Beach, Miami, for the summer. You thought it would be like Baywatch, but the uniforms are ugly, the guys are not cute, and you must wear a full, brimmed hat the entire day.
One of the best times in my life was when I was standing in front of my car just a couple of days after turning sixteen.
Most people didn’t notice that I played the violin in high school, which is exactly what I wanted.
I put my hair up in a purple headscarf. The metronome of the water droplets from the faucet in the bathtub stopped me from drifting off during my bath. The ends of my curls were wet and my heart felt like a million bubbles exploding every time I heard an outside sound.
I wish I could say this is the easiest thing in the world to do, but it’s not!
Are you looking for a warm, cheesy, and creamy snack? If you answered yes, then keep reading.
Just a girl from the small town of Gentry, Arkansas, with nothing but a McDonald’s and one stoplight. I grew up attending the smallest school possible. When I was younger, I would see big skyscrapers on TV and I would tell myself, “I’m going to live there one day”. I made that promise to myself for the first time at age four.
Most people look at a sewing machine and have no clue where to start. I’m here to tell you it’s not as hard as you think it is. Continue reading
Not everyone plays soccer but imagine this: you are walking down the street past a park where you notice a group of kids playing soccer, and then suddenly the ball comes hurtling at you.