December 7, 2013

Kentucky Proud

I believe in being Kentucky Proud. Born and raised, I am a Kentucky girl through and through. Central Kentucky will always be home, no matter where life takes me. When I’m sad I want to be home. When I’m happy...
October 1, 2013

Studying Abroad

I believe going abroad to study is a better experience studying at home. There are many pros and cons of going abroad. Many people go to other countries to be fluent in the local language. Moreover they like to meet...
September 22, 2013

Time of My Life

The last good time I could remember with my father was in Joe’s Valley. The start of the fall wind breezed through my hair was we headed up the mountains. I watched dust hit the front of my Grandpa and...
September 8, 2013

I Believe in The Southwest

I believe in the Southwest. It might seem like a funny thing to believe in, but recently, I feel like it’s the place where I most belong. I wasn’t even born in the Southwest, nor have I spent my entire...
September 4, 2013

Reasons to Remember

The last two weeks of my summer were spent exploring Japan. It was an exotic and enriching experience that will stay with me for the rest […]
September 2, 2013

Culture and Learning

I believe in culture. I believe in culture now because for so long it meant nothing to me. Peruvian or American, when it came to which culture I identified with more, it was more about which I could get more...
August 30, 2013


I believe in Christmas because it’s Jesus’ birth at first which means a new life and a new born inside every person on earth. Christmas means many things to me, and it’s my favorite time around the year. I believe...
August 29, 2013

The Power of the Movie Theater

I believe in the power of the movie theater. I have worked at a movie theater for a couple of years now. I have seen how people are when they go to the theater, and how it has the power...
May 16, 2013

I believe kids barely play outside anymore

I believe kids rarely go outside to play anymore. While I was growing up I spent most of my days outside. Many of my activities included riding my bike, swimming, taking hikes in the woods, building forts, sledding and having...