My 22nd Birthday in Cork, Ireland

My 22nd Birthday in Cork, Ireland

I had a plan for what my 22nd birthday would be like; I would be sitting in a cozy pub on a windswept, lonely peninsula, listening to traditional Irish music and sipping a frothy half-pint of Guinness. And what was my 22nd like in reality? Well it was in Ireland, but...
Why I’m Excited to Move to Paris (Later Today)

Why I’m Excited to Move to Paris (Later Today)

So I'm taking off for Paris… tonight, around 10 pm! I”m really excited but also nervous… What if the family doesn't like me? What if I'm truly incapable of driving stick? In other news I was featured on IAMPACKED.com! I shot this picture of my travel...
Saturday Snapshot 4

Saturday Snapshot 4

Hey everyone, happy Saturday! First a few blogging points: Sorry I have messed with the design of this website so much this week, dear readers! I have been trying to think of a tagline and design that represent me as a writer/blogger, and I think “one...
5 Expressions to Help You Survive Paris

5 Expressions to Help You Survive Paris

Paris can seem scary to the average tourist. It's not the herds of Peugeots careening around one-way streets or the plenitude of dog droppings on the sidewalks; it's the Parisians. Like New York, Paris is a busy place where most people are in a hurry. Parisians just...
Saturday Snapshot 3

Saturday Snapshot 3

So I have some big (and good) news! One – I received my au pair visa in record time and ended up buying my ticket to France yesterday. I will be leaving in 10 days and I am beyond excited. Secondly, and please excuse the exclamation points – my dad...
Doors from Around the World

Doors from Around the World

It turns out that over the years I have amassed a sizable photo collection of doors, who knew! The doors are surprisingly very interesting and really reflect the countries in which I took them. The post would be more aptly titled “anything you walk...