Today, my gift was volunteering through my organization, National Charity League, to help out CASA to face paint little kid's faces at our mall. National Charity League is an organization where your mom and you help volunteer your time to help those in need. It can range from serving food at the sweet dreams shelter(women and children shelter) to stuffing & folding envelopes for CASA. For this particular event I got to face paint and I was very excited about this because I extremely…Continue
Yesterday, the first cotillion dance was last night. This dance really snuck up on us due to being so close to the beginning of the new school year. So my friends & I had no clue what to wear! After our national charity league meeting, we went to the mall and went straight to finding animal print tights/shirts. The theme was welcome to the jungle. Our first stop was at Forever 21 which is really one of the main stores that has all kinds of crazy clothing girls here love.
This week I started back up with the new school year of finally being an upperclassmen and it truly has been one of the hardest weeks I feel like I've experienced in a while.
Over the summer, I finally discovered my passion which is running on the cross country team. Practices went amazing over the summer and when I tried out for the team last Saturday, I made it! I was really proud of myself to discover what I was capable of achieving if I just set my mind & soul into it. This…Continue
My first gift I decided to give today is a little something for my amazing mother. Like most Americans, we are an extremely busy family. My mom is a teacher/super mom, my dad is always out of town for work/in the process of earning his MBA, my older brother is in college, my younger brother is busy with school and soccer, and I'm busy with school and cross country. So it's really rare that we all actually are in the same room eating dinner or watching tv together. It's quite depressing I'm…Continue