College

I’m living with a stranger!

“I’m really nervous about living with someone I’ve never met before.  Any advice?” RANDOM ROOMMATE ASSIGNMENT.  I love it so much; it fills my heart with joy thinking about all…

Summer Orientation: Don’t stress

Headed to new student orientation this summer? 4 things you DON’T need to stress over (that everyone else will) 1. Your room assignment.  Most of you will have an overnight stay…

I just graduated from high school. Now what?

“I just graduated from high school.  Now what?!” The majority of our Nashville/Brentwood/Franklin schools had high school graduation last weekend.  Personally, I got to watch my little brother graduate on…

Summer boredom

“I’ve been home for less than a week and am already bored to tears. Help!” Oh summer.  We are desperate for you to get here and then we complain when…

Wrapping up the year

Belmont graduation is this weekend.  It’s unreal.  As you’re wrapping up the year, don’t let the stress of finals steal away all the last great moments.  Take some time to…

I went to register for classes & had a mental breakdown.

“I went to register for classes and had a mental breakdown. I don’t want to take these classes or be a music major anymore. I’M FREAKING OUT.” That was me.…

My best friends are all partying & going insane.

“My best friends from high school are all partying and going insane in college. How am I supposed to respond to them?” This is a tricky question to answer without…

How do I find my calling?

I’ve written about how to find direction in college in a previous post.  So, if that’s what you’re wondering, read that.  To answer the question, “How do I find my…

How do I find balance?

“How do I balance a social life, good grades, and enough sleep in college?” Welcome to the rest of your life: finding balance.  I would be lying to you if…

How do I tell my roommate I don’t want to live with her again?

“My roommate wants to live with me again next year, but I don’t know how to tell her no. I don’t want to hurt her feelings!” You sweet thing, you’re too…