disappear with intent

I never imagined a time in my life that I wouldn’t put this social media life I’ve created first. “As Always, Ara,” was something I would wake up and go to bed thinking about. Things like, how I could make my account grow and connect with more people, designing my

puttin’ dreams to work

Breaking news — I’m employed!! I’ve been a little MIA these past few weeks because I’ve been getting down to business and making those important decisions about my future post graduation; such as considering where I’m going next within my career. I’m so happy to say that I finally accepted

A Sewn Very Sad Goodbye

Yesterday was my last day at the part-time job I’ve held since I started college. Working at Sewn Clothing Gallery (Sewn for short) and for store owner and girl boss, Sarah Swanson, the past four and a half years has taught me so much, afforded me the coolest opportunities, and

the best is yet to comm.

Y’all, I’m a college graduate. I actually have a Bachelor of Arts degree. I think I’ll need to say these things a few times over before it finally starts to sink in that I really did it. I’ve been thinking a lot about the girl I was when I first started

being gold and getting old

22 on April 22 — you can just call me the Earth Day queen!! On this 22nd day of April I’m celebrating my golden birthday, loving on our planet, and trying to comprehend how fast the past year went by. Not gonna lie, I have NOT looked forward to turning

tennis courts

My tennis court photoshoot dreams came to life with the help of my friend and super talented photographer, Leo Gonzales (@leogphotography on Instagram). It was his idea to do some crazy makeup to liven this, perhaps now basic, location up and I got excited to experiment! I was inspired by

Senior Shoot Series: Part Two

I asked Devon of Devon J. Imagery if she could include some professional headshots in my senior shoot to use for my career path and she gave me no shortage of amazing images to choose from. A few of these shots will be featured on my professional website that I’ll

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