On Labor Day, my family stopped by to snatch me away for a little long-weekend trip. We went to Callaway Gardens and stayed in a really nice little cabin in the woods, right at the edge of the park. We rode bikes, walked, went swimming, saw butterflies, watched movies, and just generally caught up, for it … Continue reading Labor Day Getaway
Sometimes when you go home, you also get to see the people that you've been missing all summer!
On July 17th, I took a break from studying to celebrate National Ice Cream Day with my friends after dinner. Because the dining hall was out of ice cream cones, we protested by going to get frozen yogurt instead. Here are the highlights~
After another week of studying, my friends and I went to orientation. We pretended to be new students for the perks: free cookies, popsicles, t-shirts, stickers. Dishonest? Maybe. A fun bonding experience, ideal for broke college freshman who already knew a thing or two? Definitely. After our free treats, we were whisked away by our … Continue reading Crazy FASET Crashers
Nearly every weekend, the campus would clear out. It was summer, and people either went home, to the lake, or simply...elsewhere. Avery and I stayed one weekend, as we neither have cars nor homes nearby. So we embraced this something of an isolated existence and made a night of it. We worked on projects and … Continue reading Saturday Night Adventures with YurFaveAve
When I came back home, I explored some places that I hadn't really been before. I visited antique stores in search of dorm decor, wandered old bookstores in the middle of clothes shopping downtown, and ate at restaurants both new and old. I went and bought school supplies at Staples and more things for college … Continue reading When (Back) In Rome