Monthly Archives: June 2010

Williams/Koontz Wedding from Jason Gaskins!

Here are the professional photos from the wedding I coordinated a few weeks ago. Thank you to the super talented Jason Gaskins! Visit him at http://www.jasongaskinsphotography.com/ Congratulations again to Lisa and Ryan! And if you know anyone getting married… send them … Continue reading

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Why I ♥ IU

Last week was one of the coolest experiences of my life. It was the Board of Directors meetings at my internship. For two days, some of the most prominent and powerful people at my university came together to discuss the … Continue reading

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Lauren, what the heck are you doing this summer?

So I guess it would make sense to actually explain my biggest summer adventure in adulthood finally. This summer I am working at the “foundation”, which is the fundraising arm of my university. There, I am learning all about development … Continue reading

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Why to write a blog

My dad and I got in a “discussion” today about why I am writing a blog and how blogs can market yourself to potential employers. My dad is right. Blogs are very useful tools to jump-start your career and get … Continue reading

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Let the nostalgia begin

So I came home to Knoxville tonight for the first time since Christmas. As I was rolling into town I was trying to capture my emotions and it was a little difficult. I didn’t know what exactly I was feeling, … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Dad!

It’s another birthday! And this one is just as super special as my brother’s… it’s my dad. He’s turning the big 5-0 today. Which is odd because sometimes I think my dad might be younger than me. He had a twitter … Continue reading

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I don’t have a taco truck but it ain’t bad!

Another successful meal! Taco night! I was super proud of this meal… I took what I had in my fridge and just put stuff together! The only thing I bought was avocado and mango (on my lunch break after dropping … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Ryan!

Today is my big brother Ryan’s birthday. He turns 25… quarter century. In one year my family hits 25, 21, and 50 (twice!)… pretty big deal. By his 25th birthday my brother has produced 3 albums (all on iTunes), toured … Continue reading

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I’m practically Rachel Ray

So while wiping the remnants of chicken off my George Forman this evening I had a moment of, “Woah, step back! Am I an adult?” To retrace my steps…. Firstly this weekend I had an awesome time learning to cook … Continue reading

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