” We can’t change it. We just have to decide how we’ll respond. We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand” 

-Randy Pausch (The Last Lecture)


Things that I am grateful for:

  • Laughter
  • British Accents
  • Sitting on the porch last night with great friends
  • “The Porch” game
  • What a beautiful summer weekend it has been. It has been absolutely gorgeous outside.
  • Going to a concert on Friday night
  • Relaxing & being lazy today
  • Cinnamon swirl bread 
  • Dogs <3
  • Reading “The Last Lecture” 
  • Talking to my family on the phone
  • Purple pens
  • Having absolutely AMAZING friends
  • Going on long walks
  • Calzones :)
  • Knowing who I am as a person
  • My upcoming trip to Austin, TX
  • School starting soon
  • Having ice cream cake on Tuesday 
  • Listening to my favorite playlist
  • Cleaning
  • Slowly but surely learning how to cook
  • Talking to my friend Ganim on the phone
  • Talking to Lorena. I am proud that she found a job in LA :)
  • I am grateful for all of the experiences that I’ve had in my life. I wouldn’t be who I am today without them.