prayer & meditation

faith is probably the most important aspect of my life. i am very involved in my spiritual and religious communities, and it has given me a lot of inner peace during these trying times. my favorite ways to reflect and give thanks for all that is going right nowadays is prayer and adoration. doing theseContinue reading “prayer & meditation”

cooking

cooking is a fantastic stress reliever, plus you get a delicious treat to enjoy after you’re done! not to mention, quarantine is the perfect time to test out new recipes and develop your cooking skills because you have some time to spare! for those at home, there are so many creations and tasty recipes thatContinue reading “cooking”

mental health & resources

these times are stressful for everyone. i know many college students that are struggling with anxiety and depressive episodes because of the stressors of online learning, concern for the pandemic, the bombardment of the media, and the feeling of envy for those friends at college. it is important to note that everything happens for aContinue reading “mental health & resources”

introduction

hey! it’s your local pandemic-affected college student here to help you navigate through these stressful times! i am blessed to be on-campus this semester & i am seeing first-hand how COVID-19 is impacting the college community. and my friends, like many of you, are proud members of the at-home ‘zoom university’ class of 2024.  collegeContinue reading “introduction”