So it’s been a while since I updated everyone on what’s been happening in London, so I’ll start where I left off. Hugh Grant was shooting a movie in our neighborhood. It was SO cool. He was just a few houses down. Apparently they shoot a lot of period pieces in our neighborhood because all […]Read more "29 October"
Fairy Tale or Financial Oppression? As a young-adult woman, I love nothing more than cuddling up in my bed and reading some Bronte or Austen. As cliché as it may be, I think about finding my own Mr. Darcy, and living in my own grand house on the English countryside. I see women romanticizing this […]Read more "23 October"
Blog Composed after Visiting Tintern Abbey, 12 October 2017 “These beauteous forms, Through a long absence, have not been to me As is a landscape to a blind man’s eye…” – Lines Composed a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey, on Revisiting the Banks of the Wye during a Tour. July 13, 1798 by William […]Read more "12 October"
Okay, so I fully recognize that this blog post is way overdue and I apologize, we’ve just been really busy. ALSO before I forget! I have a new UK phone number! If you want it then please message me on FB. I also mainly use WhatsApp to communicate. Cheers! Here’s a recap of the past […]Read more "1 October"
The British Struggle: Tradition vs. Progression While in England these past few weeks, I have observed a cultural battle that the British people seem to be fighting in many aspects of their culture. This struggle is that of balancing the weight of their strong historical traditions with a need to progress with the […]Read more "18 September"
LONDON. Here’s the recap. Tuesday and Wednesday of last week: The first two days were so hard and awful, especially at night. I felt so homesick. I missed my family and all I wanted was to be home. I felt embarrassed because it seemed like I was the only one feeling this way. I felt […]Read more "15 September"
Today is the day. Or rather, tonight is the night. I am currently sitting at my gate at Miami International Airport. There’s a child crying behind me and Pizza Hut is right by me so it smells like garlic. These things are not ideal but it’s ok. It’s all part of the adventure. Today I […]Read more "4 September"