Looking Back

I've been home for about two weeks now and I've finally come to terms with the fact that I'm going to be here for a while. When my friends and I first returned home the common phrase was "America sucks." We were back to the monotony of actually understanding what people were saying. Back to … Continue reading Looking Back


A Birthday Abroad

Yesterday marked the celebration of 20 years of me. Growing up with a summer birthday, I have spent every June 15th with my family and whichever friends happened to be in town. Also I've spent every birthday in America. So, needless to say, this year was very different. To be honest, I was nervous. What … Continue reading A Birthday Abroad

Czech It Out

After spending approximately two weeks in Florence, I took my first trip outside of the Italian borders. A group of friends and I took a three day excursion to the cities of Prague and Munich, and after spending a brief amount of time there, I've learned that different countries have different personalities. For example, Italy … Continue reading Czech It Out