Hello New York!

One of my best friends lives thousands of miles away in Brazil.
The first time we met was when I was in grade ten, but we had been pen pals for a few years prior to that.

Since then, we haven’t managed to meet up again, until now. In New York! Continue reading


Back to School! Four items to bring to Residence.

Moving to college can be a bittersweet thing.  For students going into their first year it’s exciting and scary, and it’s usually the first time they’re moving away from home.  On-campus residence is a great way to make the leap because everyone is in the same situation.  We’re excited for this new chapter in our lives, but inside we are on the verge of tears (or if you’re like me, you’re sitting on the front step literally crying like a baby). Continue reading

What’s On My Desk?

Hello everyone!

My exams and culminating projects are finally over, so hopefully I’ll have much more time to write posts and visit all of your lovely blogs!

I thought it would be fitting to start up the blog again with a quick little peek at my desk.  This is the one I have when I’m away at school.  It is where I do all of my writing for the blog, and I also use it for homework, drawing, and even getting ready in the morning.

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Now on Facebook!

Hello everyone!

I have some exciting news today. Kellybean now has a page on Facebook!
The purpose of this page is to reach out to you guys in another social media form, so my posts are more readily available to you.  Please like my page if you’d like to receive updates on your Facebook News Feed whenever a new post is up!

Click on the photo below to access the page on Facebook:

Facebook Kellybean profile

Thanks everyone!

How to De-Stress

If you follow my blog daily, you’ll notice that this past week I haven’t posted any actual posts!  I’ve been relying on Awards to keep it running.  The reason for this is because I have been extremely busy with school these past couple of weeks.  When you are in an art program such as theatre, it becomes your entire life.  You live and breath it, and that’s just the way it is. You really do have to love your work in order to stay sane.  However, you aren’t always going to love what you are doing, and times will get difficult.  So what I’m sharing with you today is how I deal with stress and anxiety. First of all, I have really bad anxiety.
There are many times when I get so overwhelmed that I feel like I can’t cope, but I’ve noticed that certain things really can help.
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