• Reflections

    Monthly Reflections: April 2017

    This month was a busy one but it also gave me a lot to reflect on in such a short amount of time. Here are my reflections for April 2017. Monday Mornings The week before the first week of April was a rough one. I was unmotivated and felt like I was in a slump. But as soon as the clock struck midnight on the first Monday of the month, something inside me changed. It was as if there was this new found energy that surged through me. I was actually able to get up at 7 am and get to class on time is astonishing. I felt more productive than…

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    Monthly Reflections: January 2017

    New Year, New Me? I can’t believe the first month of 2017 is almost over! For the first time ever, I didn’t make a list of New Years Resolutions. But instead, I made a list of goals that I wanted to achieve not only for this year but for the rest of my life. But let’s backtrack, shall we? I want to rewind all the way back to New Year’s Eve/Day. A friend of mine and I had met up at your typical college sports bar to celebrate the end of what was a horrible year and to new adventures that the upcoming year held for us. It was a…

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    Monthly Reflections: November 2016

    This month was all about management. Life can be confusing and when it gets out of control it becomes very difficult to dig yourself out of a massive hole. But this past month, I learned that when you make management and priorities part of your daily routine, it can make a world of a difference. Money Management When your paycheck finally arrives in our account, it can be really easy to go and splurge all that money to your heart’s content. But just as fast that money came in, it’ll empty out just as quickly if you’re not careful. Here are some tips about how to be more financially savvy.…