Why being Julia in 2012 was rad.
College / Domestic Bliss / Holidays / Life

Why being Julia in 2012 was rad.

I have, apparently, never gotten over 2004. Maybe it’s because that was a responsibility-free year, or maybe it’s because the music scene in my hometown was particularly active that year; for whatever bullshit reason, if I write a date without thinking I almost always write 2004. This becomes most prevalent during year changes where I revert … Continue reading

Move that tassel from the right to the left, because I am a college graduate.
College / Fashion / Graduation / Life

Move that tassel from the right to the left, because I am a college graduate.

Anyone want to guess what I did this weekend? After ten semesters of college I have finally earned myself a Bachelor in Arts in Communication with a journalism focus and a certificate in creative and professional writing. Take that, college! When I finished my last exam on Thursday afternoon I sat outside of the building– … Continue reading

Too cool for school: Announcing graduation through nontraditional cards
College / Domestic Bliss / Graduation / Life

Too cool for school: Announcing graduation through nontraditional cards

As you can probably guess from my lack of posting, things have been… intense. I wrote for, edited, designed and completed my last fashion section for The University News (sob). I’ve been applying for jobs. I bought a graduation dress. I went out for my last college weekend and finally visited the near-campus bars and … Continue reading

Where is the coffee and why can’t I find socks?
College / Domestic Bliss / Fashion / Life

Where is the coffee and why can’t I find socks?

If I remember correctly, I woke up today yelling at Lance and crying about something. Whoops. Mornings aren’t my best or worst times… They’re just there– existent, semi-painful, fresh and inspiring, awful and exhausting. I normally pick up quick, though, once I’m finally out of bed. But not today. No, no, today was the last … Continue reading

The College Girl’s Guide to Hosting Thanksgiving
Cooking / DIY / Holidays / Hostessing / How To / Kitchen / Thanksgiving

The College Girl’s Guide to Hosting Thanksgiving

Isn’t this the greatest time of year? Halloween just passed and it’s time for Thanksgiving. With December holidays around the corner and the weather getting crisper, there are so many things to enjoy. One of my favorite parts of the season? The oh-so-perfect Thanksgiving supper. It is my favorite meal of the year. Last weekend … Continue reading