Living Abroad

A New Year, A New Life

A New Year, A New Life

South America, I've arrived via Colombia! After what felt like a decade of packing and planning, I finally finished most of my pre-trip list and got to bed at 130am Tuesday morning. I was right back up an hour and twenty minutes later to get ready for my flight. Turns out it's impossible to…
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I Just Bought My First One-Way Ticket

I Just Bought My First One-Way Ticket

I've been in Ohio for eight days. Most of the time I've been sitting on the couch in my pajamas watching TV and playing with the dogs, but today I finally made a move towards my "what's next." After months and months of figuring out destinations, routes, and budgets, today I purchased a…
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I’m Back From Europe: A Brief Recap

I’m Back From Europe: A Brief Recap

It's been a week since I've landed back on US soil. And it's taken me this long to sit down and start writing about it. Mostly because I don't know where to start. It's daunting to summarize what I saw, what I did, and what I've learned during those 97…
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Lazy Sunday at the Camden Market

Lazy Sunday at the Camden Market

This past weekend finally brought blue skies and well above freezing temperatures to London, so I spent Sunday roaming around Camden Market with my friend Julie whom I met a few years ago in New York. She's originally from France but currently living in Geneva, and luckily for me visiting…
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My First Living Abroad Experience

My First Living Abroad Experience

So my next big trip is coming up super soon—just TWO WEEKS from today to be exact! I work at an ad agency that offers this program called a life swap. Basically, it's exactly what it sounds like. You swap lives with someone who works your same position in another…
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