College is such a unique experience that I do not think anyone will ever have fully figured out. But here is our shot through graduation pictures: When you see that cute boy around campus and you make it real awkward: When people ask what you are doing with your life and you say being … Continue reading College told by the McDade Babes
As the dawn of LDOC (Last Day of Class) quickly approaches, my time as a college student is coming to an end. Everyone always said to enjoy this time of your life because it would go by fast and of course I never believed them. Come to find out it was true! While people gave me … Continue reading 16 Things to Learn in College
Exclusivity. That's a word a I do not like. It's more than a word really; its meaning is much bigger than to be classified as just a word. Exclusivity has the power to evoke so many emotions, usually negative. Exclusivity creates walls or barriers if you will. The definition states "shutting out all others from a part … Continue reading Nixing Exclusivity
So March definitely brought the Madness that spewed over into April. This past month or so has honestly been one of the best times in my life! Although it was filled with every emotion on the spectrum: feeling like I would pass out before every game from nerves, going hoarse from cheering too loud (is … Continue reading Last Time, Best Time.
This week was Spring Break for my college. Almost every single one of my friends left Chapel Hill to go on various adventures, besides myself and my beloved cheer team. My social media feed was full of fantasy getaways to the beach, cruises, fun-filled cities, global travels and island adventures. Snapchat was full pictures and … Continue reading Spring Break Staycations
When I was a young teenager I was obsessed with Seventeen Magazine! I received their monthly issue in the mail for years up through high school. While I would study the magazine cover to cover, about three times and try every make up and hair trick they suggested (bad idea), my favorite section came on … Continue reading “My Life is a Joke.”
Tomorrow. Tomorrow. I have been thinking about tomorrow, February 29th for a while now, and honestly I am dreading it. Besides the fact that it is a Monday and everyone dreads Mondays, it is going to be a really strange day for me. Tomorrow I cheer my last game at UNC. Meaning I am one … Continue reading Saying Goodbye to My First Sport
As time runs down you hold your breath and grab on to whoever is around you for dear life. The buzzer sounds, the crowd screams and colorful confetti falls. But it is not for you. The visions of the victory quickly fade and you are left with an emptiness. While everything around you is in … Continue reading Deafening Disappointment