Emily Little

FFA expo was a meaningful experience

Each year, tens of thousands of FFA members gather in one area of the nation for the annual National FFA Convention and Expo. Last year I attended my first national convention as a member and I was blessed with the opportunity to attend again this ye...
Updated: 3 months ago

Expanding the palate and enjoying it

When I was a kid, I was just about every parent’s dream as far as my eating habits were concerned. I absolutely loved eating fruits and vegetables. Most parents struggle to convince their young children to eat whatever healthy or nutritious op...
Updated: 4 months ago

Technology can make us lazy

As a teenage girl, I have no shame in saying I fall into the stereotype of loving to shop. It may sound materialistic, but there is nothing quite like buying a new outfit to put you in a good mood.
Updated: 4 months ago

Ways to recognize Veterans Day

As a high school student, there are few things I look forward to more than days off from school.
Updated: 4 months ago

Public speaking is an art worth practicing and coaching

Each weekend, as I plan out my week ahead, I try to jot down everything I might need to get accomplished. From getting my homework done to going to work and everything in between, my schedule tends to be pretty packed. As I have mentioned before, muc...
Updated: 4 months ago

Another memorable senior moment: The Sebring High ‘Thunder Games’

At most high schools, homecoming week is one of the biggest events of the year. Each school has different activities that take place, whether it be themed dress-up days or a homecoming dance.
Updated: 5 months ago

The dilemma of winter clothes shopping in the Sunshine State

Unlike most teenage girls, I am not a huge fan of shopping. I don’t necessarily hate it, but going to the mall to look for a new outfit is not on the top of my list of enjoyable activities. I could easily online shop all day long, but walking ...
Updated: 5 months ago

‘Night of Joy’ lived up to its name

Anyone who knows me knows I am obsessed with all things Disney. I’m also a huge fan of Christian music. This past weekend, those two loves were combined when I went to Night of Joy at Disney’s Magic Kingdom. I had heard a lot of hype ab...
Updated: 5 months ago

Cat family might be growing by one

It is certainly no secret that I consider myself an animal lover. I am completely convinced that when I am an adult living in my own home, I will constantly be bringing home whatever stray creature I happen to decide to rescue on a given week. ...
Updated: 5 months ago

Volunteering key to high school experience

There are many aspects of high school that are so common they have almost turned into clichés – home football games, proms, and homecoming dress up days.
Updated: 5 months ago