What is an actuary?

If you follow my instagram, you may notice that I’m going to continue to post about studying, even though I graduated this past December.  So, I wanted to make a post to explain why!  *drum roll* It’s because I’m an actuary!  Well, kind of.  I’m an actuarial analyst.  And, in order to become an actual […]

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New Year’s Eve Announcements!

Hello all! I hope you all have had a great New Year’s Eve!  As promised on my Instagram story, here are two important things I wanted to announce for the new year: This is my absolute favorite homemade ice cream recipe (the one I said I was making in my Instagram story)!  It’s from the […]

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Wednesday Wallpapers

I can’t believe that December starts on Friday!  In honor of the new month, I created some December phone wallpapers.  As always, if you would like a different size or pattern, just send me an email or comment below!  

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Thankful

Today, like many bloggers, I wanted to take a step back and talk about some of the things I’m thankful for at this stage in my life.  Since last Thanksgiving I’ve had a ton of positive changes in my life, so I wanted to share them in a tangible way here. First, this site. For […]

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Noteworthy #4

I can’t believe two weeks from yesterday is Thanksgiving!  That also means I graduate in a little over a month, which is also crazy to think about (especially since I’ve been putting off my piano proficiency exam…).  Anyway, here’s this week’s Noteworthy post! 1. In the kitchen I have a few wine glasses sitting in […]

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Wednesday Wallpapers

After working on yesterday’s College Candid, featuring Katie, an elementary education major, I wanted to create some wallpapers about teaching!  I tried to create a teaching wallpaper for the four major subjects – math, science, social studies, and English.  Enjoy! Interested in being featured in a College Candid?  Send me an email at JessicaAckley.com!  I’d […]

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Noteworthy – #3

And somehow it’s the first Friday of November!  How did that happen?  We completely skipped autumn and went straight to winter here in central Illinois.  Admittedly, I was a little upset at first, but now I’ve decided to just go with it and will be posting one winter / festive themed Noteworthy point until the […]

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Noteworthy #2

And we’re (almost) back to the weekend!!  Can you believe there’s only one more weekend left in October?  Crazy. This week’s Noteworthy links are a little different from last week!  Instead of being post oriented, I have a little bit of everything.  I hope you find them interesting!  Also, here’s a photo I took yesterday […]

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