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…

Sweden #2

  Wanting to visit Sweden? Uh, yes. Here's my second post detailing my itinerary. Day 3 9:00am Nobel Museum Tour 2:00pm Visit the Vasa Museum Rise and shine! Today's agenda includes the Nobel Museum Tour as well as the Vasa Museum. Starting off with breakfast, I'm thankful for the Zinkensdamm hostel. The breakfast was amazing.…

Mormor Entry #34

Hey y'all! Here's another snippet from my Grandmother's diary that she kept while in Sweden. I found this entry on a page titled "comparisons" "Comparison: In those days people feared things like lion's faces. We fear things in the shape of mushroom clouds -- nuclear bombs." ~ June 1986 In this entry she's referencing the…

Sweden #1

Traveling to Sweden was such an amazing experience. I departed from Des Moines, IA and traveled to Stockholm and Oskarshamn.  I went with a group of classmates from Iowa State University in order to study abroad at KTH and Stockholm University. Itinerary Day One Departed Des Moines Airport Day Two Arrived at Arlanda Airport in…