Never say “No”

A little over-due, but here is what has been going on my first month in Madrid!



Amigos, I made it!!! As I approached the last hour of my flight, my stomach wrestled itself into unbearable knots.  To be honest, I have never been so completely terrified in my entire life. We finally landed at 7:45 am and I made a break toward customs and made it through in seconds.  It took […]

CASA Carnival

My sorority Kappa Alpha Theta takes a lot of pride in our philanthropy CASA. CASA stands for Court Appointed Special Advocates.  This organization provides court-appointed advocates to abused and neglected children in the court to make sure they don’t get overburdened by the legal and social service system. Every year, my Theta chapter hosts an event to […]

The Royal Celebration

Life is too short not to have a spontaneous adventure, right?! As a born-and-raised Kansas City girl, it was extremely difficult not being in my hometown during “blue oKCtober” when the Royals dominated the World Series. I grew up bleeding blue.  I grew up attending several games each year, even when the Royals were painful […]