life lessons

Give Thanks

Give Thanks

Without reflection, thanksgiving can never exist. In the midst of going from point A to point B, from point B to another point then to the next point, thankfulness is lost. We are discontented because we are so consumed by our to-do lists that we forget to pause and reflect. We miss things. 

Ten Lessons to Learn Before College

Ten Lessons to Learn Before College

The transition to college is exciting, but it can also be challenging and stressful. However,  but  can ensure your transition to college goes smoothly by learning certain skills in high school. These skills allow you to adjust to the big changes college brings and actually enjoy the transition. Without further ado, here are ten lessons you should learn before college. 

A Letter to My High School Self

A Letter to My High School Self

Dear High School Ashton,

It's the 20 year old version of you here to give a little advice. I'm no life expert or perfect student or anything of the sort, but I've (obviously) lived more life than you have. You've grown more in the past two years than you did in all of high school.