What Moving 800 + Miles Away Taught Me

I learned loads of stuff when I moved to Tennessee. At first, I was heartbroken that I wasn’t able to see my family on a daily basis. In fact, I had quite a few nervous breakdowns, but I got over it and grew-up. But, I’d encourage anyone considering moving so far away from home to take the leap and do it! Stop being afraid of … Continue reading What Moving 800 + Miles Away Taught Me

Never Give Up — Despite Life’s Many Obstacles

I could give up, throw my hands up in the air and say, “I’m done,” but I won’t do that. I was in another one of my moods today when I felt down. I was so frustrated because I feel like nothing ever works out in my favor. It seems in life, the better of a person you are, the worse off you are.  Why … Continue reading Never Give Up — Despite Life’s Many Obstacles

Our Year Adventure – In Tennessee

On March 20th, 2015, my fiancé and I moved to Tennessee. He obtained a job and so, we relocated. With the help of his parents, mine, my brother and his friend, we drove down to Tennessee together and unpacked all of our belongings. We both commuted to college and so, we never had an opportunity to live anywhere else. When they left 2 days later, … Continue reading Our Year Adventure – In Tennessee

I’ve Lived In Tennessee For 6 Months And It Still Doesn’t Feel Like Home

When I moved to Tennessee, I figured after a while, I’d fall in further in love with it, but unfortunately that’s not the truth. Sure, the people are way nicer and would literally lend a hand to anyone in need of help, but that still didn’t have me convinced. I thought by 6 months, it would feel like home. But, when you’ve lived in a … Continue reading I’ve Lived In Tennessee For 6 Months And It Still Doesn’t Feel Like Home

The Emptiness Of Loved Ones Leaving After Visiting For A Few Days

You can feel the emptiness in the air of people who were once visiting, but are no longer around. You see a deflated air mattress where someone once slept. You hear the slight sound of the fan going around. You hear dogs barking outside. But, there are no voices. There’s no one talking, laughing or speaking. You feel absolutely lonesome and it’s a feeling not … Continue reading The Emptiness Of Loved Ones Leaving After Visiting For A Few Days

5 Tough Challenges You’ll Unfortunately Experience When Moving Far From Home

I live approximately 829 miles away from home. I figured that out by typing my old address and new address into google maps. So, my family will never just randomly “stop by” for a visit to surprise my boyfriend and I one day. They can’t go on over if there’s a problem. They won’t even be available if I really need some advice. We have … Continue reading 5 Tough Challenges You’ll Unfortunately Experience When Moving Far From Home

Vibe Nutrition: Herbalife Shakes With A Side Of Exercise

By Hope Kumor (We’re made of pure muscle!) When I walked into Vibe Nutrition in Murfreeboro, I was greeted by a group of friendly, enthusiastic and sweet girls who smiled and said “Hello!” I couldn’t believe the positive energy and kindness they showed me. I grew up in PA, which I consider to be a not-so-helpful circle of people.  So when I moved to Tennessee, I … Continue reading Vibe Nutrition: Herbalife Shakes With A Side Of Exercise