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The Beginning of the Great Erasmus Adventure

It was around March of this year when I found out that I got accepted into León and Alcalá, Madrid for my Erasmus year which was great until I realized that I knew next to nothing about either of them, especially León. 648 more words


Getting Settled In

Dear Mom,

Mornings in Bitville are quiet. It gets lonely
sometimes, and especially in the morning.

Cooking for one is difficult and I still have not gotten… 402 more words


Real life

I had hoped that this post would have: a) been a cheery overview of our new apartment complex, and b) happened two weeks ago. Instead, you will get an up-date on some of the “real-life” adventures that have been part of our settling in here in Hong Kong. 1,141 more words


You Know You're a Worcester Student If....

Okay, third year now, and the time has come for me to reflect upon all of the quirky things that make the fabulous City of Worcester… 303 more words


Making do

First things first.  I “passed” my French “test.”  My score was a S-2/R-2.

I can’t say much about the assessment since I signed a non-disclosure agreement, but suffice it to say it was a LONG couple of hours that taxed my brain more than it has been taxed in a long time.   779 more words

FS Language


Since we are going to be living here for at least a year, we had to make necessary changes in our residency status. North Dakota does not participate in the K12 program, so we had to consider other education options for the kids. 325 more words

Daily Life