A-Z’s of Surviving Grad School

I am almost finished with Graduate School and I thought it would be fun to post the A-Z's of surviving higher level education. A - Ask: If you don't know something, ask. Professors care and want you to understand what they are teaching. Be respectful about it, but they are there to help you learn... Continue Reading →

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Part 5 – Meeting Dr. B

    This is a series that documents my journey to getting a cochlear implant. These posts are honest and vulnerable. Please refrain from posting negative comments. These are my experiences and each CI journey is different for everyone involved.  Written June 27th June 8th, 2016 Today would be the day that I would meet... Continue Reading →

Seventeen……….

Drum Roll Please...... The theme word for 2017 is STRENGTH After a rough 2016, I thought that this would be an appropriate word for this year. Last year, the theme word was SMILE. It was very appropriate because even on those tough days, I needed to find something to smile about. It was hard some days, but... Continue Reading →

Winter Break 2016

Some of you may already know this, but Fall Semester was rough, REALLY ROUGH. By mid-December, I was mentally done and needed a break! Thankfully, this break has allowed me to rest, recuperate and regenerate for my last semester in the spring. This year I had 3 1/2 weeks off from school and it was well-deserved... Continue Reading →

#SmileinSixteen

 A review on 2016 using the hashtag #smileinsixteen. The word for 2017 will be announced soon! Enjoy! September 17, 2016 · St. Louis, MO · S E P T E M B E R 8 T H & 9 T H 2 0 1 6 Four months to the day that I completely lost my... Continue Reading →

Part 4 – Canadicy Appointment

This is a series that documents my journey to getting a cochlear implant. These posts are honest and vulnerable. Please refrain from posting negative comments. These are my experiences and each CI journey is different for everyone involved.  May 20th, 2016 This was a Friday and the day that we would officially start the process.... Continue Reading →

Part 3 – Getting Advice

This is a series that documents my journey to getting a cochlear implant. These posts are honest and vulnerable. Please refrain from posting negative comments. These are my experiences and each CI journey is different for everyone involved.  After Tuesday's appointment, I was rattled. I was upset and scared. Every emotion possible washed over me.... Continue Reading →

Part 2 – The Diagnosis

This is a series that documents my journey to getting a cochlear implant. These posts are honest and vulnerable. Please refrain from posting negative comments. These are my experiences and each CI journey is different for everyone involved.  May 10th, 2016 Now it is Tuesday. I had my appointment at 1pm with Dr. M. to... Continue Reading →

Part 1 – In a Blink of an Eye

This is a series that documents my journey to getting a cochlear implant. These posts are honest and vulnerable. Please refrain from posting negative comments. These are my experiences and each CI journey is different for everyone involved.  May 9th, 2016 This is a day that will be forever engrained in my memory. It was... Continue Reading →

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