Detours to Discoveries

Best Friend Weekend

June has always been a pretty great month. It’s the first full month of summer vacations. It’s when I usually start waking up early to run before it’s like 100 degrees outside and maybe go jump into the pool before... Continue Reading →


Detour: Basel

Oh Switzerland, you might hate the French, but this France-living girl loves you. You have quirks, to be sure, like your astronomical prices and quiet hours at night, but you are wonderful. I’ve always dreamed of going to Switzerland, namely... Continue Reading →

Detour: London

Oh London. The parents that I work for put it best with the statement, “You are one lucky duck.” When I woke up in my own bed the day after I got back and it felt like one giant dream…and... Continue Reading →

Detour: Amsterdam

Hey guys! So this is my first time posting something like this, so bare with me. I don’t really know how to do this, so I’m just going to wing it. If you have any comments, suggestions, or questions, please... Continue Reading →

Snapshots of the Past Months

It’s 2017 Already?

It’s 2017! I know I’m a lot little late to the New Year train, but hey, better late than never. I know that 2016 was a bit rough for a lot of people, but for me it was a hard,... Continue Reading →

Quiet Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is probably my favorite holiday of the year tied with Christmas. I love being in family without giving gifts. I love all of us being together, because it doesn’t happen as often as I would like. This is only... Continue Reading →

Fall Vacation

A couple of weeks ago, I got to go on vacation with the family. Here in France, the school has two week breaks throughout the school year. So this was the first break of the year, so I didn't really... Continue Reading →

Gone with the Wind

Gone with the wind, and no not in reference to the movie, is how I feel like my time has gone. I've now been here in Paris for seven weeks and the last time I wrote on here was at... Continue Reading →

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