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Wanna know what can be depressing? Browsing Instagram.  I know we all have our own opinions about social media, but I love Instagram. I love seeing little snapshots of my friends’ lives, and I love getting to browse snapshots of subjects that interest me. But something that starts out as fun can quickly turn to […]

What I'm Learning

Define Your Own Success: Good Days.

1. Finding out Christopher matched! While we don’t find out where he matched until Friday, an email went out on Monday at 11:00 letting everyone know if they matched to any position or not. We were at the pool when he opened his email, and I don’t think I’ve ever cheered so loud on a […]


8 Things Making Me Happy This Week.

At my 6-week checkup, my doctor cleared me to start working out again. So I put on my cutest workout clothes (motivation, duh) and headed to the gym for the first time since morning sickness hit. It. Was. Brutal. Simply using the elliptical had me winded in an embarrassingly short amount of time. Weights I […]


Practice Makes (Kind of, Sort of) Perfect.

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