Rosa Parks x Birthday


Everyone knows about Rosa Parks. All She did was refuse to give her seat up for a white man. And the rest was history. I found out that some people did not know that shortly after African American began refusing to ride the bus. This sparked the Montgomery bus boycott that lasted a little over a year. Due to the Montgomery bus boycott, the supreme court got rid of segregation on the bus systems. Yay! Now today is a special day for me, and no its not because of the super bowl LII. It is because it is my 26th birthday and I share this day with my hero Rosa Parks. Although she was just an ordinary seamstress, she inspires me that one small action can have a ripple effect even years after youve passed.

Last year I made a post about 25 things to do while your 25. Im pretty positive I didnt finish it, but heres an update on how much I accompished in year 25.

  1. Travel outside the US
  2. Work out 5 days in a row 
  3. Read more books
  4. Join a group/club outside of work
  5. Volunteer more than once technically I volunteered once, but im counting it
  6. Save $1000 or more save $1000, then had to spend it immediately
  7. Eat ice cream for dinner or breakfast or anytime too easy
  8. Do something cool for your parents
  9. Learn a new skill/language learned photography
  10. Do a Pinterest Project and nail it literally every meal i make is from pinterest and ive nailed them all!
  11. Design something Designed all my Pinterest pins
  12. Say No when you feel pressured to say Yes I just know ive done this
  13. Give a speech
  14. Try a new type of food Had a quiche today!
  15. Drink only water for a day, plus food
  16. Say yes to the Dress or any dress Jan 20, 2018
  17. Eat terrible food and not feel guilty afterward
  18. Do two things that scare you the most Move to Chicago, start photography
  19. Do 3 things you’ve always wanted to do move to Chicago, join junior league of Chicago, and something else
  20. Write a letter to a state official on a matter you care about
  21. Go a week without makeup
  22. Run a 5k
  23. Learn how to code. ex: HTML and CSS
  24. Visit HarryPotter world
  25. Write a book

Thanks for reading! Happy Birthday to all the February babies!


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