27 Things I Learned in 27 Years

Today, I turn 27. Crazy to believe that I'm now officially entering my late twenties-- seriously, where has the time gone? 22 feels weirdly long ago, and even 25 is starting to become a fading memory. I suppose that, once you leave the school system and enter the work force, each year starts to blend …

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Flaky People (rant)

Flaky people... If you have (or had) a friend, acquaintance, or family member who cancels, postpones, or just never shows up for events, then this post is perfect for you. Especially if you have put up with their inconsiderable-ness, it can definitely be the source for frustration, complaining...and a rant on this blog. Perhaps you …

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To Live or Not to Live with Roommates… (my story)

...that's the question. From my personal experiences, I lived with roommates throughout my four years at university and then for just over a year this past year during my third (going into fourth) year in France. Due to these experiences, I've developed ideas about living together with people, especially those whom I didn't really know. …

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Bars or House Parties? (my experiences)

Especially if you're of drinking age (which varies depending on country), then you've probably had your fair share of consuming an adult beverage in a variety of settings. From bars to clubs to house parties, you've probably done them all. However, just which one trumps them all (subjectively, of course)? Granted, it can be hard …

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The Return to France! (and for the last time?)

Bonjour, bloggers! If you've been following my blog for the last few years, then you'd know that I've been dividing my life currently between the U.S. (where I was born and raised) and France (where I currently work). I'm an English teacher abroad, which means that I live abroad during the school year from September until …

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