The month of April seemed to fly by! I spent half the month in Cuba, which was absolutely amazing and a complete dream come true. I also spent part of April finalizing some plans for in-country travel for later in the year, so stay tuned for those updates! Goal 1: I only read one book […]Read more "Personal Goals Updates: April"
This month has been a pretty productive month, even though it has been a busy one. I have made some amazing plans for next month and some for the rest of the year. Going to Cuba has been a dream of mine for years so I cannot wait to see what April has in store for […]Read more "Personal Goals Updates: March"
Even though this is the shortest month of the year I feel that I have made some real progress towards a few of the goals I have set for myself. Goal 1: I have been good about keeping up with reading. This month I have read four books (and am about half-way through another). Three […]Read more "Personal Goals Updates: February"
Whether you like it or not, whether you voted for him or not, and no matter if today has filled you with excitement, despair, or nothing at all, our nation has undoubtedly entered an entirely new era. The day has weighed heavily on my heart. This morning I found myself not looking forward, but […]Read more "Where I Come from and Where I am Going"
Hello, 2017 2016 was a crazy year (and I am sure that 2017 will be just as crazy), but if I have one hope for this New Year I hope that it is a more productive year. Even though I went to Europe last year, spent three months on the island of Lesvos, Greece […]Read more "Hello, 2017 (The Road Ahead)"
Good-Bye 2016 First of all, fuck you 2016. Second of all, fuck you 2016. And third of all, FUCK YOU 2016. I just had to get that out there. I have been on a bit of a hiatus from the blogosphere. I’m going to be honest, I am more than ready for this year to […]Read more "Good-Bye 2016"
Hey all! Well the countdown is officially underway. In 7 days I will be leaving to begin my journey to Europe and in 10 days I will officially be there! I can’t even begin to express how excited I am. I have wanted to go to Europe for such a long time now; it is […]Read more "The Countdown Begins"
Ok, it had been a while since I have posted an update on my 2015 Reading Challenge progress, but in my defense I just started my last term of Grad school (only 45 days to go)! But I managed to read about three book in the mean time 🙂 New to the List: Someone by […]Read more "2015 Reading Challenge: Update"
It has been a while since I have posted anything that wasn’t related to my progress on completing the 2015 Reading Challenge. Of late, I haven’t devoted much time to photography, blogging, travel, adventure…really anything outside of the academic world. But my second to last term is finally coming to an end and now I […]Read more "For the Love of All Things Nerdy, New Pictures, and General Life Updates"
New to the List: Irish Fairy and Folk Tales by Multiple Authors (A book of short stories) The Ultimate Harry Potter and Philosophy: Hogwarts for Muggles edited by William Irwin and Gregory Bassham (A book a friend recommended) The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams (A book with nonhuman characters) My latest progress […]Read more "2015 Reading Challenge: Update"