The Finish Line

On August 28, 2016, I started a journey that changed my life.   I suppose it started before that. It started the moment I applied to Red River, but it didn't become real until I stepped foot inside the college for the first time and realized I had no friends, no school experience, and (it… Continue reading The Finish Line

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Reflections

Two years. I spent the past two years working through the challenges and victories of Creative Communications. As I look back now, I realize how much I've changed. There's a lot about "pre-CreComm Abbi" that I don't miss. One thing I do miss is writing for the joy of writing. I haven't done that in… Continue reading Reflections

3 (Kind of Odd) Ways to Stay Motivated When Winter Feels Like It Won’t Ever End

As the year goes on, I'm finding it harder and harder to stay motivated. Homeschoolers, you may feel the same way. Winter drags on forever and the longer the snow sticks around, the less motivation I have to actually DO anything. So, I've decided to do another list. This time, some ways to stay motivated.… Continue reading 3 (Kind of Odd) Ways to Stay Motivated When Winter Feels Like It Won’t Ever End

“Did you like it?” The most common question homeschool grads are asked.

I can't even count how many times I've been asked "Did you like it," or "How was it," in relation to being homeschooled all my life. I don't mind the question—quite often it's asked sincerely, and even when it's not I can just smile and say "I loved it" and leave it at that. My… Continue reading “Did you like it?” The most common question homeschool grads are asked.