Need to know about Doctoral Funding

One of the things that some doctoral students do not necessarily want to discuss is money, however it is important to discuss this topic if you want to obtain a doctoral degree. Here are a few important considerations before selecting a doctoral program. Fully funded vs not: some programs are “fully funded” which means that…

What’s In for Fall?

Fall season is among us, and as usual, I am sharing some of the trends to look for this year: Suit Up Tailored jackets, power suits, and belted style tailoring will be on trend this season. 70s girl Expect a revival of the woman from the 70s with pairing of bow blouses, pleated skirts and a jacket…

Tips for Wedding Planning

Now I am no expert here-but I wanted to offer up some quick tips for those who may be planning a wedding in the near future. The number one key to success for me has been limiting STRESS. This is supposed to be a happy time, so thinking along those lines will help make the…

What Being a Dog Mom Has Taught Me

Last year me and my fiancé rescued a 3 month old puppy from the Animal Rescue League of Boston, and it was one of the best decisions I have made. Having a dog has taught me a lot in the past year, and I hope that there will be many more life lessons with my…

KendallTheModelScholar Turns 1!

Today August 9, 2019 is the one year anniversary of my blog! Time flies. I embarked on this journey a year ago with the intention of sharing my story and being a resource for other women who think they want to pursue graduate degrees. My theme for 2019 is level up! With that in mind,…

My Favorite Pageant Shoes

In less than 2 months, I will be competing in the national Captivating Pageants! In this post, I am sharing my favorite pageants shoes, some of which will be gracing the stage when I compete. Chinese Laundry Tippy Tops These are the classic pageant heel. I own these in three different colors as they were…

Domestic Violence: What are the Facts

As part of the Helen Davis Leadership Academy Homecoming Pageant, the girls that are competing completed a community service project. We put together care packages for the women that are served through a local organization Casa Myrna. Their motto is “Until every relationship is healthy and safe”. I believe that it is important to continue…

Azores: Exploring New Territory

This Spring I had the chance to travel with my family (thanks Mom and Dad) to Ponta Delgada, on São Miguel Island, which is the capital of the Azores. The Azores are a set of islands off of Portugal. Many people were perplexed as to why we decided to vacation there, but I would highly…

Summer 2019 Fashion Trends

Warm weather lovers, your time has come! Summer is just around the corner, and I am going to share with you some on trend styles that will help you be stylish all summer! Here are some items that you can rock all summer long: The strappy sandal This shoe is perfect for versatility and comfort….

Summer Activity Guide: Ways to make the most out of the Summer

Now that the sun is beginning to shine and warmer days are ahead of us, it’s time to start planning some fun activities for the summer! How will you spend your time during the summer? Have no fear, I have an all inclusive guide for some affordable and fun things to try this summer. The…