Timeline of Who I Am

  • Day I was born

    Day I was born
    I was born in a 20 foot snow storm on New Years Eve.
  • Rachel was born

    Rachel was born
    My little sister was born, which made me an older sister.
  • First day of school

    First day of school
    My first day of elementary school
  • 8th grade formal

    8th grade formal
    Before we graduated from eighth grade, we had a formal at our middle school and it was fun.
  • GiGi turned 103

    GiGi turned 103
    My great grandma, GiGi, turned 103 years old.
  • Confirmation

    Confirmation
    I was confirmed after going through years and years of religion classes.
  • Puerto Rico

    Puerto Rico
    Every year me and my best friend go on vacation. Over the winter we go with their family to Puerto Rico and it is super fun.
  • State Quals

    State Quals
    For track and field I qualified for states for the 200m sprint my sophomore year.
  • Colgate Soccer Camp

    Colgate Soccer Camp
    I've played soccer my whole life and in 2016 me and my friends went to a sleep away camp at Colgate University for soccer. It was a tough camp.
  • Coleman Winter Ball

    Coleman Winter Ball
    My friend Cassidy lived in California for a few years and finally moved back to New York but went to a different school and we went to winter ball with her for her high school.
  • Driving Permit

    Driving Permit
    I passed the test to get my drivers permit. it took me 15 minutes to get out of the parking lot but in my defense my moms car is impossible to drive.
  • People's Choice Awards

    People's Choice Awards
    My mom won tickets at an auction and we went to the People's Choice Awards for my birthday.
  • Varsity Ski Team

    Varsity Ski Team
    A few of my friends and I joined the ski team for fun at my high school and we ended up loving it.
  • Cape Cod

    Cape Cod
    I spend every summer in Cape Cod and have worked there since sophomore year. In the winter I go to Puerto Rico with Vanessa but in the summer her family comes to our house and we spend two weeks together.
  • Trip to Italy

    Trip to Italy
    I went on a trip to 12 different places in Italy with my school and it was so tiring but we saw so much in 12 days then I could've imagined. It was very tiring but so much fun because me and my best friends all went but adjusting to the time difference was hard.
  • License

    License
    I got my drivers license. I learned how to parallel park the morning of my test. I was so scared.
  • Switching Schools

    Switching Schools
    I transferred schools my junior year of high school and it was the best decision I've made and can't imagine how my life would be if I never made the move. It was scary not knowing anyone but I made friends that I know I'll be friends with for life.
  • MHAL Champions

    MHAL Champions
    When I transferred schools, I made the varsity soccer team and we won the MHAL Finals, which moved us to sectionals.
  • Trip to Zaragoza

    Trip to Zaragoza
    My best friend did her junior year of high school abroad in Spain so my friend Sabrina and I went to visit for spring break and we went to Barcelona and Portugal too.
  • Christmas Tree Hunting

    Christmas Tree Hunting
    Every winter my family all goes and cuts down a Christmas tree together. We have trouble agreeing on one usually but it is one of my favorite things to do.
  • Winter Ball

    Winter Ball
    Usually winter ball is for juniors at my school but me and all my friends went during our senior year for fun, and it was really fun.
  • Lacrosse Season

    Lacrosse Season
    I began playing lacrosse when I switched schools and it was the most fun both, junior and senior year. We would all die together during preseason conditioning. During this game, my friend Bailey scored her 100th goal.
  • Cruise

    Cruise
    My parents took just me, their favorite child, on a cruise over spring break as a graduation gift. It was very relaxing and I got very tan.
  • VT 2023!

    VT 2023!
    The day before deposits were due, me and my parents drove to VT and I decided this was home. Choosing a school was so stressful for me, I had many great options.
  • Senior Prom

    Senior Prom
    My senior prom was super fun but I lost one of my earrings and I was really sad.
  • High School Graduation

    High School Graduation
    I graduated high school and went to endless graduation parties after.
  • Moved into College!

    Moved into College!
    My parents helped me move into my new home and helped me get organized in my new room.
  • Lane Stadium Picnic

    Lane Stadium Picnic
    I went to the Lane Stadium picnic during Welcome Week and met new friends there and had a lot of fun.
  • Gobblerfest

    Gobblerfest
    I went to Gobblerfest and signed up for new clubs and organizations. It was super overwhelming.
  • First Football Game

    First Football Game
    I went to my first Virginia Tech football game!
  • Halloween

    Halloween
    Went trick or treating in my residence hall with some of my hall mates and dressed up as our RA, Eric.
  • Basketball Game

    Basketball Game
    I went to my first mens basketball game. It was really fun!
  • Thanksgiving break

    Thanksgiving break
    I went home for thanksgiving break and got to see all of my friends from home and we had a Friendsgiving.
  • Gradated College

    Gradated College
    I graduated from VT with a degree in Psychology.
  • First job!

    First job!
    I got my first job as a clinical psychologist in New York
  • First apartment

    First apartment
    I bought my first apartment right in the city with my best friend from college
  • Adopted a dog

    Adopted a dog
    I adopted my first dog from a rescue shelter.
  • Engaged!

    Engaged!
    I got engaged to my high school sweet heart!