The Finger Countdown

With just ten days left, I’ve been in a whirlwind of doing all of the things I still want to do, finding gifts (and ample amounts of Israeli chocolate) to bring home, seeing all the people I need to see, and on top of all of that, completing my seemingly endless final papers. To say … Continue reading The Finger Countdown


When In Rome…and Some Other European Cities

Most people spend Spring Break looking for beaches and warm weather. I left the beaches and the warm weather and headed up north with a friend (shout out to Heather Shore!). In all my travels, I had been to three different continents, maybe even four if you consider Israel to be both in Asia and … Continue reading When In Rome…and Some Other European Cities

Goodbye Florida!

“Aren’t you nervous to be going there?” I’m in Gainesville for the day, getting a final pedicure with my roommate (shout out to Jacklyn Locklear!) as a “last hurrah” gesture before I leave. We’re talking casually about my upcoming trip, when the blonde, middle-aged woman a few chairs down leans forward and asks, “Aren’t you … Continue reading Goodbye Florida!