Tag Archives: friends


three days of dedication

This Fall I attended the opening ceremony for the Breast Cancer 3-Day benefiting Susan G. Komen for the cure. 2,200 participants came on Friday morning to kick off their walk around Chicagoland and dedicate the next 3 days and 60 miles to their mothers, friends, daughters, wives, teachers, husbands, and themselves. I am grateful to […]

do you tweet?

Do you tweet? To be honest, I had avoided joining Twitter until recently. Because I already have Facebook, I thought: why would I need to microblog on Twitter as well? After signing up and looking around, I realized that Twitter actually has much more to offer than I previously thought, for the exact reason I […]

give thanks

Above are Tiffany’s housemates, Fay, Emma, Kelsey, and Sarah, who are giving thanks to each other in little ways. To most university students, Thanksgiving brings the excitement of going home, spending time with old friends, and eating plenty of real, home-cooked meals. I have four housemates – Emma, Fay, Kelsey and Sarah – and we […]

haute in the sand

These days it seems we all need a break. We all need a laugh, we all need a break from our lives, and we all need to remember what it is like to be a kid. The past two weekends I was able to escape with my friends and family into a worry free and […]

a balancing act

Put your life on paper and find out what makes you happy.