I did something a little unusual this Summer– served as an English teacher for a non-profit’s Summer Academy. It is the hardest thing I’ve ever had to do, and if anybody were to ask me if I’d do it again, I’d probably say no. There are several reasons for this, but the main one being that some of the kids needed more support than I was trained to give. A few of my students needed extra assistance in the classroom,…

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The Back Story I’ve been meaning to write this post for a while, like since January. I’ve been grappling with the idea of taking a gap year since December/January, and officially decided that I would decide to do it in March. Sometimes I think being somebody who likes to think ahead is a blessing and a curse. It’s a blessing in that I always feel like I’m working towards something that motivation is always there (even if it’s a small amount),…

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The school year has been over for a few weeks now but still, still, I feel like I have due dates and exams coming up. I’ve been trying to get myself to chill, but that’s been hard because I’ve got to back into grind mode very soon. I know a while back I mentioned a few of the plans that I had for this Summer, and just like last time none of those things are happening lol. In fact, my life…

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After seeing the ads and the pins, I finally caved and decided to try Stitch Fix. I’m gonna be honest, I used to get Thread Up and Stitch Fix mixed up, so I was a little confused about the service. After a little research, I found that the service it optimal for those who don’t get out enough to shop or those who don’t really know where to start when re-vamping their wardrobes. I fall somewhere in between the two…

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I’ve been meaning to write this post for a while now, but I wanted to get more into my major courses before I did. After running across a Twitter thread that basically said that doctors who graduated with a non-STEM degree were dumb, I figured that now’s a good time as any. I’m gonna get more into why I decided to go the non-STEM route and I hope that this post could help someone who is currently having the same experience…

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