Practicing Gratitude Wherever You Go

Practicing Gratitude Wherever You Go

I've been back from Asia for a month now, living at my parent's house in Michigan. I am by far the happiest I've ever been at home. Readjusting last time after a long spell abroad was more difficult- I felt listless, bored and irritated with the return of bad habits...
Back from Asia… And Home for the Holidays!

Back from Asia… And Home for the Holidays!

Hey! I'm not sure if you saw on Facebook and Twitter but I am home! (Once I suffered a 30+ hour flight in which Delta shoved me in the corner with a crying infant and a seat that didn't recline. Love.) Being home is so nice. I don't think I've ever been this happy to...
I’ll Be Home for Christmas

I’ll Be Home for Christmas

Ten minutes before I left for France in October, my mom insisted I buy a ticket home for Christmas- and I am ever so happy that I heeded her demand suggestion. And as if I didn't need any more incentive to come home to my wonderful family, Michigan really out-did...
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...
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...
Cranbrook by Fisheye

Cranbrook by Fisheye

As long as I'm stuck in the Mitten, I thought I should write about my favorite thing here- Cranbrook. And is there anything prettier than Cranbrook photography? From age six until age 17, I attended Cranbrook Schools (and as I've been asked a lot recently, yes, Mitt...