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Sunday, Aug 30, 2015

Emily Little

Starting last year of high school

Every year for the past 12 years, I have loved the season of going back to school. Shopping for office supplies is easily my favorite kind of shopping. Classroom icebreakers during the first week of school make my inner leadership nerd happy. I even ...
Published: 08/26/15

Wisdom tooth surgery can have comic moments

I have never been particularly afraid of the dentist. Of course, it is not an event I look forward to or enjoy by any means, but I am usually content to sit through the mild discomfort and not complain too much.
Published: 08/19/15

The importance of politics

Although the next presidential election is over a year away, debate season is in full swing. I have written about politics before, but I strongly believe it is a subject that deserves our attention.
Updated one month ago

What is it about scary movies?

Everyone has fears, things that they are afraid of. Stereotypically, the concept of fear conjures up ideas of spiders, heights, and public speaking. Personally, none of those things strike a feeling of pure anxiety for me. OK, maybe I am not the bigg...
Updated one month ago

Going for a spin — in a gym — and liking it

If you know me at all, you know that I absolutely detest exercising. I have never been an athletic person, and anything involving the word “running” sounds like pure torture to me. Once in a blue moon I will accompany someone to the gym...
Updated one month ago

Step out of your comfort zone

I have always been one of those people who are extremely affected by caffeine. One glass of a caffeinated soda after 2 p.m. and I am sure to be wide awake all night.
Updated one month ago

Pinterest brings out inner artist

When I was younger, I was completely convinced that my future career path lay somewhere in the artistic field.
Updated: 2 months ago

FFA state convention was exciting week

This past week I had the opportunity to attend my fourth Florida FFA State Convention in Orlando with nearly 4,000 other FFA members. The week was full of excitement, from workshops to competitions to keynote speakers and officer elections. ...
Updated: 2 months ago

Hard to be useful during lazy days of summer

During the summer, school age students welcome the endless days of freedom with open arms.
Updated: 2 months ago

Support local small businesses all year

Once a year, America celebrates a relatively recently invented holiday known as “Small Business Saturday.” Growing up in a community that thrives off of the commerce created by local businesses, I can certainly see eye to eye with the c...
Updated: 2 months ago