Thankful for... 
  • My beautiful, supportive, and loving family
  • My crazy, fun, inspiring friends
  • 16 years of education
  • Good physical and mental health
  • Love & Laughter
  • Medical advancements/technology
  • 2 legs, 2 arms, 2 feet, 2 hands, 2 eyes, 1 brain 
  • Food, shelter & clothing, my whole life! 
  • The ability to work toward whatever goal I set in life. 
Things I love... 
  • How peaceful everything is when you bike/walk, as compared to driving.
  • Tall glasses of ice water. 
  • Recycling!
  • Random acts of kindness. 
  • Smiling at strangers. 
  • Babies falling asleep in my arms. 
  • Watching the clouds go by. 
  • Laying in the shade of a big, huge tree. 
  • My very best friend (& brother) Tanner
  • The feeling of sunlight upon my skin. 
  • Listening to a favorite song on repeat, for days. 
  • Taking pictures of absolutely everything in my life. 
  • Turning off my cell phone and computer. 
  • Writing in my journal to reflect upon events in my life. 
  • Paying it forward. 
I wish....
  • Money never mattered. 
  • No one had to experience cancer (especially children). 
  • Volunteering and exercising were mandatory for all people.
  • Everyone had access to good health care, at all times.
  • I could always be around the people I love. 
  • Racism/sexism/prejudice didn't exist. 
  • All children could experience a happy and healthy childhood. 
  • I could act like a child at all times. 
  • I could grow up, without all the responsibility!