Category Archives: Europe

A City of Many Eyes

I love to travel because when I leave the airport, breathe in the air, and take in the sights and sounds of an unknown city, the world is new again. It’s like life has begun all over, and I’m a

A City of Many Eyes

I love to travel because when I leave the airport, breathe in the air, and take in the sights and sounds of an unknown city, the world is new again. It’s like life has begun all over, and I’m a

LSE & Living in London

So I’m here. In London. It’s hard to believe, but I’ve been here for two and a half weeks already, and–thanks to Thursdays and Fridays off–have just finished my second week of classes! Whenever people ask me how I feel

LSE & Living in London

So I’m here. In London. It’s hard to believe, but I’ve been here for two and a half weeks already, and–thanks to Thursdays and Fridays off–have just finished my second week of classes! Whenever people ask me how I feel

French women (don’t) get fat.

French women don’t get fat. French people are all cultured, charming, and exquisitely dressed. French men make the greatest lovers. They are sensual, intellectual sex gods. French cuisine? Divine. The French have no sense of time, they are more relaxed.

French women (don’t) get fat.

French women don’t get fat. French people are all cultured, charming, and exquisitely dressed. French men make the greatest lovers. They are sensual, intellectual sex gods. French cuisine? Divine. The French have no sense of time, they are more relaxed.

Back in the USA

I can’t believe it’s all over. It’s been 2 months since I’ve returned to the United States, and I feel like my mindset is still in French mode. When I first returned home, all I could do was replay the

Back in the USA

I can’t believe it’s all over. It’s been 2 months since I’ve returned to the United States, and I feel like my mindset is still in French mode. When I first returned home, all I could do was replay the

The list

I’ve neglected this blog for far too long. Instead of writing an unending post about my life thus far, I’ve decided to create a list. A list of things I’ve done, of pictures, of events, of differences between here and

The list

I’ve neglected this blog for far too long. Instead of writing an unending post about my life thus far, I’ve decided to create a list. A list of things I’ve done, of pictures, of events, of differences between here and

The other side of the teacher’s desk

I teach in two elementary schools. They are in the same little town, 20 minutes away from Orléans by bus. On Mondays and Fridays, I teach in MJ; on Tuesdays and Thursdays, I teach in LJ. Here are pictures of

The other side of the teacher’s desk

I teach in two elementary schools. They are in the same little town, 20 minutes away from Orléans by bus. On Mondays and Fridays, I teach in MJ; on Tuesdays and Thursdays, I teach in LJ. Here are pictures of

Toussaint musings

One of the many things I love about France is that my birthday is a public holiday. November 1, known as All Saint’s Day to Catholics in the U.S. and El Día de los Muertos in Mexico, is Toussaint in

Toussaint musings

One of the many things I love about France is that my birthday is a public holiday. November 1, known as All Saint’s Day to Catholics in the U.S. and El Día de los Muertos in Mexico, is Toussaint in