Work / Life Balance

If you follow me on Twitter then you know that I set a goal (pinned at the top of my twitter profile) for myself the beginning of this year to be more active. So far, I have been pretty successful. I walk to and from work, try to get at least 10,000 steps each day...

What Are You Afraid Of?

ap·pre·hen·sive /ˌaprəˈhensiv/ adjective: anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen. “he felt apprehensive about quitting his job” What are you afraid of? What is holding you back from achieving your goals? These types of questions...

Synchronicity

syn-chro-nic-i-ty /, events are “meaningful coincidences” if they occur with no casual relationship, yet seem to be meaningfully related. A lot of things in life make me tilt my head to the side in wonder; “What are the odds that could have...

Comfort Zones

“Push yourself out of your comfort zone as much as you can…those are the opportunities where you will learn the most.” – Su Matthews Hale This quote has been lingering with me since last Wednesday night. Probably because I have found myself...

Plug in & Power up

One of my favorite things to do in my spare time is to draw. I absolutely love it, but occasionally I have a problem deciding what I want to draw. I want to just poor my heart out into a good doodle session, but can’t seem to pick up the pencil. (usually when I...

10 things I wish I knew as a Freshman Design Student

1. It’s okay to have zero direction.  Not everyone goes into college with a clear path or end goal. As a matter of fact, most freshman change their major at least once before graduation day arrives. Experiment, explore, and grow more as an artist by admitting...