I Took 10 Personality Quizzes Telling me Where to Live…

And the results are in! I used a list on Bustle that claims the results of each quiz are “pretty spot on” https://www.bustle.com/life/personality-quizzes-about-where-to-live My results were pretty scattered, to be honest. So here’s what I got: 1 – Brainfall’s What US State Should You Live In? I got Wisconsin??? 2 – Playbuzz’s “Which City” QuizContinue reading “I Took 10 Personality Quizzes Telling me Where to Live…”

Reflecting on Travels Pre-COVID

Greetings, everyone in the blog-verse! I hope all of you are having a good weekend so far despite all of the civil unrest we have been experiencing here in the US. Just incase anyone reading wondered: I believe that Black Lives Matter. I believe that there needs to be some changes made to the wayContinue reading “Reflecting on Travels Pre-COVID”

A Living Scrapbook – The Christmas Tree

This is a stupid title. But, I wanted to talk about Christmas trees real fast. The Christmas tree tradition dates back to the 16th century in Germany! I don’t have time to go into a history lesson here, so if you want to know more, check out this website: https://www.countryliving.com/life/a45590/christmas-tree-origin/ What I really want toContinue reading “A Living Scrapbook – The Christmas Tree”

A Glimmer of Hope (aka cute dogs)

I am not going to lie to you all (well, the like 3 people who stumble upon this post), I have been discouraged lately. I’m not entirely sure why either. Maybe it’s the myriad of people getting engaged, having babies, buying houses, and getting promoted while I sit and apply to job after job afterContinue reading “A Glimmer of Hope (aka cute dogs)”

Honesty Hour: Unemployment Fatigue in the COVID Season

Hello friends! Welcome to honesty hour with Michelle. Today, I’d like to speak on the subject of unemployment fatigue. I’ve been unemployed on and off since March 2020. I have a masters degree and am an extremely hard worker. I never in my wildest dreams would have thought I’d be unemployed for 8 months. IContinue reading “Honesty Hour: Unemployment Fatigue in the COVID Season”

Hot Drinks to Match Your Adventures This Winter

Winter is slowly creeping in upon us which means it’s time to break out the sweaters, Christmas decorations, and big mugs for hot drinks! If you’re anything like me, you are so excited for the snow to start falling so you can snuggle up with blankets, hit the slopes, and do some winter adventuring.  WinterContinue reading “Hot Drinks to Match Your Adventures This Winter”

Take Aways From Traveling During COVID-19

Last week I took a trip to Montana. I was let go of a job I had just gotten due to COVID reasons and felt defeated. I spontaneously bought some plane tickets a couple weeks ahead of time and began to shield myself from the world. I wanted to make sure I was healthy whileContinue reading “Take Aways From Traveling During COVID-19”

5 Great Hikes near Denver (and where to eat afterwards)

Hello happy hikers! I hope this blog post finds you well and in the need for an adventure! I grew up in the Front Range and have been fortunate enough to explore some of the most beautiful places in Colorado. In my mind, a perfect day in Colorado has a hike involved, followed by anContinue reading “5 Great Hikes near Denver (and where to eat afterwards)”

My 20 Thoughts on Gilmore Girls for their 20th Anniversary

Picture this: it’s the year 2000, you’re watching the WB, and the screen turns black, the words “Gilmore Girls” flash across the screen while the song “There She Goes” by The La’s plays in the background. On a busy street, a woman walks into a diner (with her own mug!) and begs for coffee. TheContinue reading “My 20 Thoughts on Gilmore Girls for their 20th Anniversary”