Every Millennial’s Dream: Stability

So I was having a chat with my therapist last week and like every time we talk, the same issue comes up: wanting stability. Being a millennial supposedly means traveling the world, not being bound to your country and living the life of a global citizen. Which is all well and good, don’t get me…

That woman knows who I am and loves me anyways

Never again will I underestimate South African winter. Never again. I wasn’t really here for the biting cold temperatures and freezing feet that I continue to endure. I was here for the all-together worthwhile task of visiting my far away boyfriend, Jim. There’s a lot of literature on the merits and perils of a long…

Spring is finally on the way!

Perhaps it’s because Sunday’s weather finally broke the barrier of 70 degrees Fahrenheit, but as I’m reflecting back on my week- I can’t help but feel a deep sense of satisfaction. Earlier yesterday, I dropped off a friend by the bus station. My thoughts, as you can imagine, are mostly focused on what a fun…

Flats, University Courses and Primaries: 2016 Edition

Somehow, it’s just been 18 days since the New Year. Already, there have been so many┬áso many changes and differences that fundamentally distinguish it from 2015. This is first year I have begun my full New Year in a foreign country, and it’s been such an incredible experience to implement change abroad. Attending my local…

There’s Germany… and then there’s Doctor Zhivago

Now, it’s logical to think that I have an excess of travel information to regal readers with about Germany, Cologne and German speaking tips. While that’s not necessarily false, I don’t have the heart to simply talk about German related things. Because on one hand there’s Germany… and then there’s Doctor Zhivago. If you’ve been…

Happy Monday!

Happy 4th… 5th and 6th from me! Here’s hoping that everyone had a fantastic holiday weekend (if you’re in the USA). Today I’m will be trying a new Monday routine. You can expect an outline for the upcoming week, some interesting posts I found over the weekend and an updated reading TBR list. Enjoy!