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dusting off the old keyboard

well let’s see, I haven’t written in here since 2010. Hello if you still remember me. There has been so many things that have happened, and I have so many friends to talk to but for the first time in 3 years I feel like spilling it to the blog. Random, I know. Well, summer school obviously went well, because I’m still at LSU. Selfies have become more socially acceptable (selfies used to take up most of my blog), and I have had what you may call my college love. I have pulled countless allnighters for tests, cried from stress at school, been the life of the party at the clubs on school nights, got kicked out of clubs, got a 100 on a final, had an interview done on me for my fashion for the reveille, was properly introduced to Chase (whom I went to highschool with), watched him lose over 160 pounds and go on the today show, danced in the LSU homecoming parade. Just a lot of random things. 

 

I have learned that my favorite part of college, and probably life itself is getting out of my comfort zone. Comfort zones may be comfortable, stable, and reassuring. But all of those things live in the house of BORING. For instance, coming to LSU not knowing ANYONE for that summer semester was the bravest and scariest thing I have ever done, but it was also the best. Making that decision instead of staying home and going to hair school/nicholls/whatever small community college has led me to the main road with many trails of adventure.

 

We don’t truly know who we are unless we have the strength to separate ourselves from the people,things, and places that have made us who we are our whole lives.

 

I’m in the midst of sculpting myself, and at the peek of self discovery.

 

Please stay tuned, and I encourage you (no matter how old you are) to do something that is not in your routine. Smile at a stranger you always thought was cute, try that chinese fruit that has always freaked you out, stop watching dancing with the stars and take a local salsa lesson. We don’t know when the advantage of life will be taken from us, so do the things you have always even wondered about.

 

 

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Lazy or busy?

shh, your queen is speaking.

how weird is that picture? Oh well, it includes a pumpkin which is festive, and I am wearing a tiara which is good for this blog.

I know we haven’t spoken in a while and there is a lot to catch up on, but I kinda just want to speak of some current issues. For instance, I really can never sleep anymore. I know what is not the answer to this problem though, taking one of my dad’s sleeping pills, that’s what. I did this one time and I woke up to the question ” so why did you drop the salsa and just leave glass everywhere” opps.

Anyways, college. COLLEGE COLLEGE COLLEGE. Ugh, how our relationship is so damn unstable. The biggest challenge is truly balance, unfortunate for me I am such an uncoordinated girl. Am I lazy or just busy? I think its a little of both. Sorry if this blog is about nothing but I felt the need to do it for my readers that I have out there, like Austin’s mother who I seen in the mall the other day, shout out to my number one reader.

hmm.. Let’s show you some pics of my life and explain..

k so this is my blue dog wall in my room at the apartment. yes I like blue dog, obviously.

Coming to LSU I tried diets, and I just put the die in diets and let them do so.

candles have become a big part of my life, it’s an obsession. They just brighten up my life.

met a new friend, her name is Gabby. We are both obsessed with weddings, but she really went all out on this adventure and told this dress place she was really getting married. Fun day!

I got the iphone4 so I facetime now..

this is my crazy best friend, we built a tent in my living room like children. We have so much fun!

Guess who? MWAHAHAHAHAH

so this is the view I get on an average day. this is the view of me laying on a bench in the Quad in between classes.

now this is me in the quad enjoying life.

Now this is class. Tyler’s roommate’s gf left this for him. Gosh that mushy love just makes me sick!

Now this is the wonderful lady who helped me drop my class of hell. We became great friends.

I’ve been loving these convertibles.

shopping a little too much..

obsessing over gaga.

more and more FaceTime!

This is my roommate from Guatemala. She is amazing, her name is Maria!

This is Tyler’s first time getting drunk.

This is the meal I mad for us the morning after we went out..such a mom

evennn made cookies.

this is Grant being a good student.

and this is me being a nutritious student.

We spend A LOT OF TIME AT THE LIBRARY. ugh.

this is me living it up at my first game.

This is my parents being cheesy and coming visit me with boxes of random objects.

This is the partying getting to me. Standing on random BMW’s and whatnot.

awake on a game day with my game day buddies.

game day with my buddies again!

Letting the partying get the best of us again.

this was me yesterday being a child and falling in love with the unique pumpkin.

well I’m so sad to go, but I hope you have enjoyed this blog. A huge weight has been lifted off my shoulders to do this and get you caught up somewhat.

 

LOVE&&FUTUREZZ’s,

Brittany Elizabeth( like the queen) Bourgeois!

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“the house that built me”

I was so sure that I was ready to leave this small town, so sure about being on my own without my parents nagging me everyday. I was so sure of all of these things for quite some time now, but today it hit me.

When I was driving down my street I realized that I was moving out in less than a week, and that this place that I grew up, rode my bike, learned how to drive, learned guitar, and gained all my friendships, the place that I call home, wouldn’t truly be my home next week. It’ll be the place I visit.

What if I’m bored and I just want to go next door to Jada’s, or if I need a night away and I want to escape at the abates behind Jada? Or what if I just absolutely want to pick up Savanna on the golfcart and drive down to the snowball stand? These little everyday things and habits that I’ve gained would from now on take a lot of effort, just to be equal with the lifestyle I’m accustom to.

I’m finding it hard to move away from “the house that built me”, I feel like I’m separating from all I know. Maybe I’m just a big baby, no I am.. I hope this new chapter in my life is very colorful. like these pictures I took tonight due to boredom.

that’s just one.

let’s close with this thought.. How do we know what dish we belong to, when we don’t even know what ingredient we are?

NOSLEEPANYMORE&LOVE,

Brittany Elizabeth (like the queen) Bourgeois!

oh p.s. look at one of my senior pictures!

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