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Round Trip Roundup: SEPTEMBER

I've been putting this post off for a long time.  I'll just wait till the end of the month, but I checked the calendar and the end of the month is here.  That's how my month has been going: quick, busy, crazy.  But with speed, busyness and craziness comes a blur of activity.  That being… Continue reading Round Trip Roundup: SEPTEMBER

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Gratitude: Challenge & Choice Part 1

Blankets wadded up on my bed, stray granola bar wrappers on my dresser, an untouched agenda hiding under a pile of clothes on the floor.  That’s my life right now; chaos, stress, trashy.  But it’s real, it’s me.  (Is it normal that Mitchie from Camp Rock is coming to my mind right now?) I itched… Continue reading Gratitude: Challenge & Choice Part 1

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16 Things They Don’t Teach You in French Class

From verb tenses to conjugations, sentence structure to grammar, there’s a lot a classroom can teach you about a foreign language.  My 13-year-old decision to take French instead of Spanish (because I didn’t want to be just like my older siblings) really was made on a whim, but it was in that classroom, G27, that… Continue reading 16 Things They Don’t Teach You in French Class

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30+ Things to Do in Toulouse, France

Located in the south of France, the city of Toulouse offers both the conveniences of a big city and a small town feel.  I lived in La Ville Rose, or the Pink City, for a summer and compiled a list of 30+ things to do from eats to sweets, activities to attractions (including the best… Continue reading 30+ Things to Do in Toulouse, France

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Quiz: What Should I Wear on my Next Flight?

Jetsetting is no simple process.  You've scoured the Internet for the best deal, made several trips to Target for last-minute purchases and spent hours packing.  And now you have to decide what to wear for the journey.  What makes most sense?  What's most practical?  I'm no supermodel, but I don't want to look like a… Continue reading Quiz: What Should I Wear on my Next Flight?