I hear the music in the background, as if the sound is reaching me underwater. The green on the trees, the plants, and the stems of flowers is as if a painter forgot to mix in the brown or the yellow or the blue or the orange to make it less fluorescent. The white blossoms … More White Wine Sangria on a Friday
After traveling Italy with my mom, I switched gears and made the move to southern France to see my friend Evelyn, who is working as a teaching assistant in Montpellier.
We are in school for most of our youth, which means for most of our youth, we have set vacation times. VACATION IS GOD SEND.
And by facts, I mean things I find to be true after a year…laced with advice from yourz tru-Lee (ha!!) 1) Memory is very powerful. 2) Indigestion leads to a variety of other problems, so make sure to keep that on track. 3) Try everything at least once. 4) Do not pee in public. 5) Drink in … More 50 Facts I Learned in 2013
I am such an emotional wreck right now for a large number of reasons (not as much now that I’ve been inducing myself into food comas since I’ve been home). Too much is happening and changing. I have people and things to get over. People are leaving me. I literally have no idea where this … More Meep – One Semester Left
Continuing the New Hampshire trend, I spent my Thanksgiving day at my friend Joey‘s grandpa’s house, just near Dartmouth. I’ll keep this short and sweet – 1) the Fritz family is so much fun 2) I ate way more than anybody else including Joey who is six bajillion feet tall and 3) I am too … More A Belated Thanksgiving Post
I was talking with my friend the other day, and she brought up something that I had never considered. I think it’s really easy to forget that we have needs not only in romantic relationships, but friendships as well. Friendships are supposed to be a fun, easy part of life, but they actually need constant … More Short Note on Friendship
After my fall abroad in Paris and a semester at Amherst to end my junior year, it hit me that I only have one year left of college. Thinking back to the end of my freshman year, I remember thinking that college had changed me or at least I had matured so much. But as … More End of Another Year and Start of Another Summer
I was browsing Instagram maybe about a month ago, and I stumbled upon a ridculous photo of food, and by ridiculous, I mean I sent my friend an angry text asking where on earth she had consumed this beautiful meal, upon which she cackled evilly (that part is imagined) and replied “Mission Cantina.” I’m from … More Mission Cantina
Just now, I was hit by a wave of gratefulness and appreciation for my friends. In that moment, I realized that I had friends who really care about me and that there are others that just float to the back of my mind. Friendship is extremely unpredictable and malleable – one minute, you could be … More Shout Out to My Homies!!