eighteen candles

Last Wednesday was my brother Patrick’s 18th birthday. I know, he’s a baby, especially for being a freshman in college. I remember turning 19 last year and thinking how weird it was celebrating my birthday away from home. It’s kind of sad and really different but my friends helped me make the most of it. … More eighteen candles


back to school

Well summer is over for me unfortunately (not temp wise though.) It is still a scorcher here in the South but school is in session – as of today actually. Yes today is the first day of classes. All went well but I am exhausted. I gotta get used to walking up and down hills … More back to school