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…

Pageant Prep: What to pack for competition weekend

Pageant Prep: What to pack for competition weekend With my national pageant fast approaching, I need to think about what things to pack in my suitcases. This is especially important since I will be traveling out of state for the pageant! If it is your first time competing, or you want ideas about what to…

The Power of Words

Derogatory Slang: The Power of Words This is a sensitive topic, but one that I think needs to be talked about. The takeaway from this is that there is power in what you say, and we all should be mindful of the language that we use and how that might offend or affect others. I…