Exploring Texas: Visiting Waco and the Magnolia Market

Taking a small break from the insane hustle and bustle of typical college life and being a film major, my girlfriend and I drove to Magnolia Market in Waco, Texas, and enjoyed the slower pace, the rustic aesthetic, and the lovely atmosphere of the entire location. My girlfriend is a big fan of the Fixer … Continue reading Exploring Texas: Visiting Waco and the Magnolia Market

Top 5 Things I Love About College Football

If you go to a university, then you’ve probably been basking in the fact that college football season is back. The stadiums are filled, tailgating commences, and plenty of people around the nation are having their hearts either filled with joy or broken with despair. As I neurotically watched my school’s team play this weekend, … Continue reading Top 5 Things I Love About College Football

Why it’s Important to Stay Healthy During College

Most universities have either already begun, or are about to begin their fall semester this week, and that means that waves of young students are starting or returning to classes. Something that I’ve always found harmful in our modern culture is how acceptable it is to treat your time in university as a time to … Continue reading Why it’s Important to Stay Healthy During College

Top 5 Reasons Why Las Vegas is My Favorite City

This past week, I took a family vacation to my hometown of Las Vegas, Nevada. I always find it difficult explaining to people that I’m from there, as everybody associates the city with debauchery, vice fulfillment, California transplants, and horrible reality television shows. After spending some time gushing about all of my favorite things about … Continue reading Top 5 Reasons Why Las Vegas is My Favorite City

Long Distance Sucks: Learning How to Say Goodbye

Today at 9 in the morning, I had to drop my girlfriend off at the Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. Over a month ago, she was dropping me off at the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. In another month, she’ll be picking me up from that same airport. We’re quickly becoming experts at long-distance relationships and you know … Continue reading Long Distance Sucks: Learning How to Say Goodbye

Showing My Girlfriend the West: Tombstone, Arizona

After an incredible week of seeing nature, meteor craters, and high scale shopping districts, the final element to my tour of Arizona for my visiting girlfriend was to show her a true wild west town. I’ve always been in love with western towns, cowboys, and saloons, and I was always surprised meeting people who weren’t … Continue reading Showing My Girlfriend the West: Tombstone, Arizona