Adventures in “Adulting”

Moving into your first real apartment with friends feels a lot like playing “house”.  Except for the fact that the food isn’t plastic, the dishes actually have to be washed, and no one gets to be the dog. (Which, if we’re being honest, was the best part of the game.)

I’m nineteen now, which means I have officially survived my first year of being an “adult”, but for some reason I’ve never felt more like a terribly confused, little kid. Maybe this is because the last time I attempted to vacuum resulted in a glitter explosion in the living room. Or because I recently dyed all of my white sheets blue after overlooking a sneaky navy t-shirt in the washer. And, trust me, the list goes on.

And on.

And on. 

But, surprisingly,  I’m not actually upset about this.

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It’s Been a While…Let’s Catch Up Over Tea

Hello there!

It’s been quite a while. If you haven’t already noticed, it is, in fact, October, which means Fall, the season of pumpkin flavored everything, is in full swing. I greatly recommend attending this Tea Talk with a pumpkin chai tea latte in one hand and a pumpkin spice scone in the other.

Trust me, coordinating your tea choice of the day to the season outside really makes you feel like you have your life together.

Except, I am currently drinking Peppermint tea, which maybe will give you a slight insight into the state of my life at the moment.

It’s a bit all over the place.

But I’m absolutely loving it. (Side note: While rereading this, I realize I sound just like a McDonald’s ad and I now have the stupid jingle stuck in my head. Dang it.)

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