Why Volunteer – A Personal Stance

Hello all! Welcome back to the blog! Today I want to talk about something close to my heart, something that some may think is a little sappy, that something is volunteering. Honestly, I didn’t start volunteering until a few months ago. I didn’t think I needed to volunteer, I mean, why work and not beContinue reading “Why Volunteer – A Personal Stance”

“The New Normal” or Whatever You Wanna Call it

Hey all! Welcome back! When you think of life before the pandemic, what do you imagine? What comes to mind? Can you even remember life before the pandemic came around? If I’m being honest, life before the pandemic for me is unimaginable. I don’t mean this in a good or bad way, I just can’tContinue reading ““The New Normal” or Whatever You Wanna Call it”

Why Self-Care is Important

Hello all! I have been on a short hiatus (in case you were wondering) because I have been working overtime and doing homework when I am not working. Kind of boring I know but hey, that’s what brings us to what this post is about. I am writing this post as a kind of chitContinue reading “Why Self-Care is Important”

What They Don’t Tell You About Being an Introvert in College

Hello all! Welcome back to the blog! This post comes from a lot of different places mentally for me. As someone who is most definitely more introverted than extroverted, I have always had trouble making friends. I have never been able to speak out and ask others to make plans with me especially if IContinue reading “What They Don’t Tell You About Being an Introvert in College”

Why You Should Major in Something You Love

Hello all and welcome back to the blog! I know, the title of this is direct. But it can also be a little confusing. Something that I have learned while in college is that, if someone does not think your major is good or “the right one,” they will be blunt about it. They willContinue reading “Why You Should Major in Something You Love”

10 Ways to Practice Self-Care During a Pandemic

Hello all and welcome back! I wanted to write this post in hopes of drawing more attention to self-care during the pandemic. The news stations have spoken less and less about the pandemic recently because it has “become boring.” And while I agree with that statement (I got tired of hearing the number of cases),Continue reading “10 Ways to Practice Self-Care During a Pandemic”

Why Grad School – A Personal Stance

Hello all! Savannah here! I kind of went into this a little in my first post Why Gerontology – A Personal Stance but, I want to kind of explain why I made the decision to go to grad school. This explanation comes from a lot of points and reasoning, but the major reason for thisContinue reading “Why Grad School – A Personal Stance”

What is Mental Illness

Hello all! What is mental illness? What comes to mind when you think about mental illness? Do you imagine someone who has hallucinations? Though that can be an idea associated with mental illness. Did you imagine someone normal? Chances are that you only imagined the worst part of mental illness, and that’s normal. It’s normalContinue reading “What is Mental Illness”

Why Major in English – 5 Reasons

Hello all! Happy Monday! Savannah here! Today I wanted to talk about something close to my heart. A question I have heard often and far too many times. “Why would you major in English?” This question is funny because I have never been able to give a straight answer. Not because I didn’t have anyContinue reading “Why Major in English – 5 Reasons”

What Classes am I Taking – Fall 2020

Hello all! Savannah here! Today I am going to be telling you a little more about what classes I am in currently and what my situation is given the pandemic. To begin, my college did not go online, as many other colleges I’m sure haven’t as well. Before last month, I was supposed to goContinue reading “What Classes am I Taking – Fall 2020”