The Reality of Prom…


So, it’s pretty random to talk about prom now but I feel obligated to share this simple fact: Prom is not anything like you expect it to be. Now, this can be good or bad or just more on the side of alright. This whole post idea was sparked by my rediscovering of the folder of prom photos on my laptop.

Don’t get me wrong—prom was fun and I had a lovely time. I’d like to discuss the reality of prom. To begin, let me share this beautiful photograph of me pinning the boutonniere (it took me six tries to spell that, dang) on my prom date (also boyfriend).

 prom pin 1

  Isn’t that just beautiful and romantic and perfect? Nope.

 Here’s what actually happened:

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Bucket Lists & The Craziest Thing I’ve Ever Done


I think everyone has a bucket list, even if only a mental one.  I can’t even begin to count the amount of times I’ve uttered the phrase “that’s on my bucket list” or “I’m adding that to my bucket list”.

I decided to actually make a bucket list a few years ago since I love lists and remembering things I want or wanted at some point. Now, this bucket list has been re-opened and altered many times but since college has begun I’ve crossed some of these things off.

Now, the things on my bucket list range from extremely mundane to reasonably possible to just a bit strange. I’m going to omit some things on my bucket list (not everything is meant to be shared on the internet) but I’m going to share something a little wild.

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