I have been surprised at how little I have been homesick over this past year. In part, I think that this was due to some unpleasant events last summer and to just how amazing my year has been. 646 more words
It’s been exactly a month since I boarded the plane to Japan and oh, so much has happened! I recently (finally!) got internet in my apartment so many posts about life and my observations/experiences so far are soon to come! 390 more words
Blev en hyfsat traditionell Svensk påsk för mig i år. Fick mitt påskägg och lyckades faktiskt bra med påskmaten också. Familjen saknades, speciellt eftersom det är min lilsis Gaby’s födelsedag, hade verkligen velat vara med och fira henne!
Ben and I were lucky enough to have a very special house guest last weekend! One of my best friends, Kim, came down from Ohio to escape the Northern chill and enjoy some fun in the sun with us! 385 more words
So I’ve been in China for about a week now and things are really interesting. I feel like I should be worried about being in a foreign country with all of these strange new foods and stuff… 103 more words