The Art of Letting Go // teach me how to say goodbye

Hello friends 🙂 Happy, Thursday – we’re almost to the weekends, aren’t we? This past few weeks has been rough for multiple reasons, but I’d like to talk about one of them today: letting go and saying goodbye.

I usually don’t do this type of post, but this is something I’d really like to discuss and share with you. It probably will be a shorter post, but that’s okay, right?

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Farewell October // more school stress + textiles fashion design sketching + 300 followers (??)

So. Apparently it’s the second last month of 2018 and it is slightly concerning.

It’s kind of scary when you think that a day of school lasts forever but an year is over like a snap like Thanos*?? Is anyone else also having an existential crisis.

Anyways, I try my best to not procrastinate on things and actually get work done, so today I’m going to summarize all that happened in October! I was not, and still isn’t looking forward to this month (aka interim reports and potential term finals), so this shall be interesting.

Let’s dive right in, shall we? *hup*

*to all y’all Marvel fans because I care. And I was forced to watch Infinity Wars

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The Sunshine Blogger Award // dying in textiles, bookish questions (!!), strange facts about me + more

Hello lovelies, happy Thursday 🙂 How are you all doing? Things are pretty complicated for me right now with school and such. Especially textiles. We just finished our designer garment bags, and now we’re moving on to our pants and designing our shirts. There’s so much sketching I need to do, and I have to find a suitable colour palette for my capsule wardrobe. Even though it’s hectic, I still love textiles, but ughhhh

So!! I was nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award by Ryry @ OMG Ryry, Olivia @ Purely Olivia and Dezzy @ The Thoughtful Voice! There are so many questions – even some in which I begin to have an existential crisis. I’m so excited to do this and answer the questions, and hopefully it’ll give y’all a better look at the true nonexistent life of Kimberly XD

Let’s dive right in, shall we? *hup*

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REVIEW: Girl Made of Stars // stunning writing, beautiful message + feminism (I actually almost cried)

Have you ever finished a book and just sat there for 5 minutes, not knowing what just happened?

That’s exactly what happened to me with Girl Made of Stars. There were SO many emotions involved with this book, yet it was nothing short of amazing. During the month of September, I held a survey to see which book you had wanted to see reviewed the most. This one won by a whopping 66.7%, so of course, this one’s to y’all who voted 🙂

Let’s dive right in, shall we?

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How to Deal With School Related Stress // World Mental Health Day 2018!!

There is one thing indefinitely that all students have in common: school stress.

For some, it may be minimal while for others it could be overwhelming to the point where it beings to impact their daily lives. One or the other, as students, we all face academic stress.

On my last post, I mentioned that with school and midterms coming up, there’s been a lot more stress in my life nowadays. In response, today I’ll be sharing how I deal with school stress, and giving you some tips and tricks that hopefully can be useful to you too! If this can help at least one person, then my mission with this post is complete. Let’s dive right in, shall we?

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Farewell September // somehow surviving school (barely), lots of stress, and parenting struggles + survey results

I’m still really confused as to how I survived the first month back to school.

This past month has been crazy, and I don’t even know where to begin. With school starting once again, my schedule has been gone all over the place, and slowly I realized that I don’t have much time to blog anymore. Nonetheless, there were still some pretty nice anecdotes in September, and I can’t wait to review the past month with you guys!

Let’s dive right in, shall we?

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The Positives and Negatives of Blogging // life as a student blogger

If there is anything I love more than tea and potatoes, it’d gotta be analyzing stats and charts.

I know, such a nerd, but that just so happens to be me sometimes XD As you guys probably know, I’ve been blogging since February 2017, so it’s been an year and a half *faints* for me in the blogosphere.

Ever since I published my first post ’till now, I’ve never stopped learning about blogging, WordPress, and the community. Over that period of time, I think it’s safe to say that I have a good idea of the pros and cons of blogging as a student blogger, in which I will talk about in today’s post! Let’s dive right in, shall we?

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7 MOVIES THAT CHANGED MY LIFE (and why it will do the same to yours too)

Hello friends! I don’t know about you, but this past two months, I watched a ton of movies. Whether it’s from Netflix or going to the actual theatre, I was introduced to so many new film genres. I also went to different types of theatres during the summer, like the modern Cineplex to a small 30 seat one in the back of an old government building turned into a museum.

Okay now I feel like I 👏 am 👏 literally 👏 killing 👏 the MOOD for movies, like it’s supposed to be a happy thing but I turned it into an essay?? Now I’m rambling there you go Anyways, since this played a huge part of my summer, for today’s post, I’ll be sharing 7 movies that have changed my life! I know school started and all, but why not talk about movies? I haven’t really done a post like this in a long long time, so I’m quite excited to see where that’ll go!

Let’s dive right into a sea of buttered popcorn, shall we? *hup*

*some synopses are horrible and cringy, but just bear with me (I know the pain)

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Tags Galore: Life In Books Tag + The Shuffle Music Tag // surprising results + choose my next review!!

Happy Thursday, friends! How are you all? With school back, it’s hard trying to find a balance between school + blogging + personal life, but I’ve done it before last year, so hopefully it’ll be alright 😂

While I was skimming over Reader, I saw that Kris @ Boston Book Reader did the Life In Books Tag and I knew that I had to do it! Also, I was tagged 3 ice ages ago* by my sis and bestie Ryry @ OMG Ryry to do The Shuffle Music Tag! I have no words for this gal, just head over to her blog and fall in love. It’s that easy, dudes. I haven’t posted since, what, last Thursday, so let’s get right into it, shall we?

*hence the cold weather I am experiencing right now as I am slowly freezing to death
smol note: just a quick mention again, I have stopped my summer blogging schedule, so right now I’m swimming in unknown waters. When I have it all figured out, I’ll be sure to mention it. (right now I’m trying to keep things and 1 post/week)

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PLAN WITH ME: September Bujo Set-up // starting over again + wandering amongst wildflowers

Hello beautiful people 🙂

School has started, and alas, it cues more complicated schedules, busier weeks, and overwhelming days. During the summer, I decided to take a break on my bullet journal, because I didn’t really need to use it. Though, when we say hello to September, it will also mean hello to my bujo and planning once again 😂

Today, I’ll be sharing my September bullet journal set-up, and the new spreads I decided to do for the rest of this year. I’m pretty satisfied with the overall result – and I hope that you will love them as much as I do ❤

Let’s dive right in, shall we?

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