Everyone. You should all do Questival. Or if not, at least block out a day to just go out with your friends and do crazy things that you wouldn’t normally do. Today we did yoga to the rising sun; we’ve talked to, danced with, and hugged random strangers; we served some dear friends and family. … More Questival


Have  Optimism Patience and Enthusiasm It turns out that I have been a lot more busy than I thought I ever would be. Two huge projects were due this weekend and I am now sitting here wondering what to do with my free time. Free time exists? 26 days until the semester ends.. not counting or … More Hope


Let’s be honest, coming back from a weekend can be pretty rough. But hey, nothing better than some good tunes to help you get through, am I right? Last weekend Kendall and I road tripped out to California with a few friends (post coming soon) and I think it’s safe to say that we’ve both … More Jamzz

Park Cafe

“One cannot think well, love well or sleep well if one has not dined well.” – Virginia Woolf Over here at Matter we love food, good food. A little while ago we met up in Salt Lake for the weekend and were introduced to this breakfast spot that AMAZED our tasted buds. Food really does matter; It is essential. … More Park Cafe

Standing Strong

Every decade, every year, every month, every week, and every day is a new learning experience. Through learning we are aiming toward gaining wisdom and understanding. This week marked multiple new learning experiences. School started, work started, new roommates, New Years resolution meal plans and so on. On the first day of school we are usually asked … More Standing Strong

So What?

Hey, we’re already in 2016, in case you didn’t know. Time sure does fly when you’re having fun, huh? I think we’re all shocked that another year has come and gone and that we’re one year older (hopefully one year wiser, too). On January 1 of 2015 I was in Buenos Aires, Argentina devoting 100% … More So What?

You are loved

Let’s cut to the chase. It’s finals week. As such, I’m thinking that I’m going to keep this as short and to the point as possible and let you get back to your studying a little more uplifted than before. A few weeks ago, my mom was sitting in one of our church services trying … More You are loved