The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

This book was so good! I highly recommend.

I liked this book because the family dynamic is so interesting, very peculiar, and so different from my family.

In The Glass Castle, the parents struggle to play the mother and father roles, and the children balances their childish ways and imagination with maturity and responsibilities. Continue reading “The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls”

A Beach Vacation- Miami and Key West

It’s August, cue all the back to school commercials and the inevitable end of another summer gone.

This summer has been less than ideal. The constant driving back and forth from home to school, lab, and work, and the never ending work that comes with it. However, I can’t complain, I’m not in a 9 to 5, and I get paid as well as my tuition is covered.

What I needed was to get away for a moment. My high school friend, Joy, invited me to last minute trip to Miami and Key West. I had huge expectations! I was imagining crystal clear waters, white soft sand, palm trees that had swings, and lightly colored canopy tents that lined pools that had fancy people sipping fruity drinks. Ya know, the stuff you see on cliche Instagram travel pages.

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