Even With Some Setbacks…

“Sometimes life takes you into a dark place where you feel it’s impossible to breathe. You think you’ve been buried, but don’t give up because, if truth be told, you’ve actually been planted.” Karen Gibbs I have had several ups and downs lately. I feel like that’s everyone though – especially with the disagreeable stateContinue reading “Even With Some Setbacks…”

Locked In Love

(Hmmmm…when I phrase the title like that it sounds like a trap.) Well – I’m making a play on this concept. Today I visited Leeds Historical Park in the city of Leeds, AL. It’s a very pleasant drive and it was such a pretty day to visit a park. I took several pictures (all theContinue reading “Locked In Love”

Defining Culture

“Culture – 1. The arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achievement regarded collectively. 2. The customs, arts, social institutions, and achievements of a particular nation, people, or other social group.” Culture is a system of attitudes, beliefs and values that are learned by a group of people and influence how they behave. In generalContinue reading “Defining Culture”

Intro and Short Bio

Introductions first: My name is Sherri and I am a student of Anthropology, attending Arizona State University online. I chose this major because I love people and history fascinates me (though I hated it in high school). The idea of learning from people who are different from me in almost every way is exciting andContinue reading “Intro and Short Bio”