doing what i do best- cheesin'. sometimes when you're in a dark place, you feel as though you've been buried.maybe instead, you've been planted.bloom. Hi! Welcome to my blog! I never thought that I would be one of those girls with a blog, but here we are! I'm just getting started here, so stick with… Continue reading b l o o m
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me about to tell you about an amazing story.once upon a time, long long ago.. 1st pageant: don't get a spray tan right before you go to rehearsal. (also don't go without an umbrella). don't run your hands up your hips when you pose. stop in the center of the stage, walk forward and to… Continue reading what I learned from doing pageants
one taught me love, one taught me patience, one taught me pain- ariana grande probably singing about her favorite and least favorite points of the crown. The Miss America crown. It is ICONIC. It is something that you see when you're younger and you think, "wow. this is the pinnacle of sparkles and shine and… Continue reading 4 POINTS 4 LIFE
Hi! Welcome to a new section of my writing where I explore traveling! I've never been one to have an incredible amount of wanderlust- my trips have been few and far between, and always somewhere I can drive. I'm far more of a homebody, and I always will chose a staycation over a stressful trip.… Continue reading travel trials- washington
evening gown at my first ever pageant! welcome to crown town, baby girl! Also a small disclaimer- I am really familiar with the Miss America system, so all my pageant advice will be following the new Miss America 2.0 format! You can absolutely take the bits and pieces out that apply to other amazing pageant… Continue reading My Advice for Pageant Newbies
be warned: you are now entering crown town. WOW. It's been 2 weeks since I was getting ready to compete in preliminary competition for Miss Iowa 2019! I've spent a lot of that time reflecting on the week and collecting my bearings, and now I have laid them all out (as best as my vacation-addled… Continue reading TOP TEN THINGS I’VE BEEN ASKED SINCE MISS IOWA
Welcome to my blog! I've always loved writing and I figured there was no better way to merge my newfound loves of design and coding with my past passion! My name is Madison, and I'm nearly 24 years old living in Collegetown, Midwest. I'm currently in those exploring years- the ones where you realize that… Continue reading A little about me…