What I Learned About the Hope for Marriage Equality in America From A Trip To Ireland. I was blessed enough to be in Ireland during the month of June 2015. Dublin is a vacation hotspot all year round, but was it was especially moving to be staying there this month. On May 23rd, 2015, the country of Ireland held a public referendum to vote on the approval of marriage equality, adding in these … [Read more...] about What I Learned About America’s Homophobia From A Trip To Ireland
You may know St. Louis, Missouri as a flyby city or the location of the 1904 World’s Fair or the place with the big arch. I know it as home. For my entire childhood, I lived in the same house in the suburbs of St. Louis. At times, my city seemed too small and boring for my big desire for excitement. This was especially true in high school, when college and the promise of somewhere new were … [Read more...] about Millennial Mindset: 6 Reasons Why I Love St. Louis
I talk about my boyfriend Chris on Miss Millennia quite often, and in the 5 1/2 years we've been dating we've been through a LOT together. One of our most challenging times for me in our relationship had to be Chris' deployment to Afghanistan. While it has been a few years since Chris' return from his deployment when I see commercials like the Duracell one below I cannot help but think about all … [Read more...] about What It’s Like to Date Someone on Deployment
New York state has a lot to offer, from the excitement of the city to Long Island's beautiful beaches. Unfortunately, many tend to overlook the beauty of the Hudson Valley. Before graduating college I hadn't spent much time outside of Long Island, but when I was accepted to a graduate program in Ulster county, I moved away from home for the first time in my life. While leaving home is always … [Read more...] about Hudson Valley: New York’s Best Kept Secret!
So if you have ever experienced motion sickness you understand the struggle. I have gone most of my life being motion sickness free, so the first time it happened to me I was very confused as to what was happening. My First Encounter with Motion Sickness I was on a road trip with my sisters and reading emails on my phone when it hit me, I started feeling a little dizzy and nauseated all at … [Read more...] about How to Road Trip Without Being Motion Sick
It’s summer time ya’ll and what makes me the most excited about this time of year is that I get my travel on. This year I am going to Ohio, Illinois, and Montreal…all in the same week. While I love to travel and am looking forward to my mega trip this year, I know that without the proper plan it can turn into a week of stress instead of a week of fun. So with that being said I am going to give … [Read more...] about How to Plan Your Summer Travel Like a Boss