I was born in Boston, Massachusetts and raised in New England up until 4th grade when I moved to Missouri. Luckily I had been visiting Missouri for many years when I came down to stay with my grandparents whom I was very close with. My grandma was a huge inspiration to me growing up and continues to inspire me to do my best in everything I do today.
“Keep your head up!” This is a phrase I know every person who went through public schooling has heard many times in their lives. Throughout public schooling, students are forever being forced to wake up earlier and earlier as they further their education. Students are starting anywhere between eight and nine in the morning in elementary school, but by the time they are in high school, they are getting to school by seven. I can’t help but question, is this the most efficient way for students to learn? Continue reading →
For many years women have celebrated going to parties by dressing their best in the latest fashion, from the Victorian era with gaudy dresses to the 1900s, which had many different styles, including flapper dresses, cocktail dresses, bell-bottoms and mini skirts. Today the scene has changed dramatically and there are multiple types of parties you can go to, all with their own unspoken dress codes. Continue reading →