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
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
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
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
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?