Roman Birthday

I never imagined that jetting off to Rome for the weekend would be an actual, viable possibility in my life. And yet, early on Friday, December 15th, I found myself struggling out of bed and onto a plane bound for the Eternal City to celebrate my host mom’s birthday! This was the very definition of … More Roman Birthday

Thriving In Surprises

There is nothing I love more than exploring a new place. That’s probably pretty obvious, seeing as I chose to spend a year living in one, but it’s true! The thrill and curiosity I feel when wandering unfamiliar streets, taking in the sights, sounds, and smells, is like no other. I’ve felt that thrill a … More Thriving In Surprises