COLLEGE DROPOUT

"Getting ready for college?!" This question is asked everyday! I still get emails for Whittier College and The University of Arizona, pressuring for vaccines and tuition. I will not be attending college at all. Sounds harsh. I know. At first, I didn't know how to tell...

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STUCK ON A CLIFF

I have some news... I am not going to college. Parent’s that once saw me as a ‘poster child,’ are now convinced I’m a bad influence. The idea of attending college, followed by a getting a miserable job never appealed to me. For a while, I saw college as my best...

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BEAR DOWN!

School has ended. It is finally summer. While most look forward to lazy days by the pool and margaritas in Mexico, my ears bleed to my dads constant annoyance of “GRIND HARDER!!” Yes, I get the point. I just graduated high school, looking forward to some fun and...

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I Am Offended, And You Should Be Too!!

It has been almost a month… No updates. No blogs. Nothing! I’ve been going to sleep with pounding headaches, only to wake with a stomachache. This isn’t how I planned my senior year. “It’s easy!” Everyone told us. It’s easy, if you actually enjoy high school; not if...

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ICDC Business Growth Plan

Over the past few weeks, my life has been packed with college visits, snowboard trips, and State DECA Competitions. Constantly picking up to leave town, my teachers have assumed that I have dropped out… Little do they know, I have been busy manifesting a master plan....

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High School Dropout… Almost

Rise and Shine Soapers, It is where I spend all my time, that I feel like an alien. I do not belong, nor am I comfortable or put in my right mindset. My veins run with anger and annoyance. My temper is always on edge, and my attitude is sharp. High school is one pain...

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You Can Eat My Soap

We need to know where our products are coming from! You wouldn’t use an unknown substance on your body just because it has a “lotion” label on it. You wouldn’t drink bleach just because it had a “soda” label on it. When it comes to large companies such as Bath and...

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We Can Do Better

Everyday I ask myself “How can I be better today?” I am sure that most of us ask ourselves something along that line pretty often, because who doesn’t wanna be the best they can be? All my life, my parents have pushed me to be better but what exactly does ‘better’...

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HOW MY JOB KILLED ME

Located in the heart of Cave Creek, sits the small coffee shop and bar that introduced me into the working world. The quaint, local shop sits perched on a little hill. After a rainstorm, the patio glistens in the sunlight, as droplets of water slide to the ground and...

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I DITCH CLASS TO MAKE SOAP

It is finally Friday, and I couldn’t be more relieved. This week was crazy! As my first week back to school after winter break, teachers will not stop harassing me. I get yelled at for everything!! I cannot go to the bathroom, when I need to pee. I cannot get out of...

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