Game of Thrones “GOT” 3

Holy Honey Bunches of Oats! Welcome to my disorganized thoughts about Episode 3! I spent most of this episode trying to figure out what the hell was going on and who was fighting who buuuuuut here we go. Really? They had to put Ghost up front? I'm not liking this. I'm sure we're all wondering…

Game of Thrones “GOT” Season 8 #2

Welcome to my disorganized thoughts after watching GOT Episode 2 of Season 8. 1. GHOST, BABY! Our baby has made an appearance. Hi, honey! We are all happy to see you. PLEASE, don't leave us anytime soon. 2. Arya, get you some then! Well, god damn. So many mixed emotions here. I'm so confused! I…

Some Hometown Love

Ames, IA. Gotta give the hometown some love. I have lived in Ames since I was born, and it has been a big part of my life. Whether you're a prospective student at Iowa State University or just browsing, I hope you'll find something special to see and do. Mucky Duck Pub: I love going to…

My Consent Project (Paper)

It’s no secret that casual sex is becoming more and more accepted in today’s culture. Unfortunately, sexual assaults and nonconsensual sex are also still very prevalent in today's society as well. There is certainly more of an awareness of this subject which is has created a spotlight on the importance of acknowledging consent during sexual activity. Women and men are beginning to build a culture centered on consent.  This qualitative study researches the communication aspect of consent among young adults. This study draws from interviews regarding the communication behind consent of eight young adults. Major findings from these interviews indicated how the nature of the relationship, the timing of the conversation, and verbal and nonverbal messages are all critical factors when considering a conversation about consent. This study aims to help bring awareness to the importance of having a conversation about sexual consent with romantic partners.

Saving Money

Supporting yourself through college *or really at any time in your life* isn't easy. So, I'm here to drop some tips on what I have done. Through these actions, I managed to save a little more than $9,000.00 while working at a job that paid just a little over minimum wage. Work part-time. Just do…