Now that the semester is in full swing, I’m simultaneously never home and always home. I won’t complain now that I’m in a flat I love. I mean, can you argue with this view? Even on a cloudy, depressing day like this, the view is stunning. Enjoy my submission to The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge.
One of the things I was most excited about when I was backpacking Germany was getting to see all of the stores that are not available in Frankfurt. I found Monki in Hamburg, Inglot in Düsseldorf, and just a month before my trip, they opened the very first Sephora in Germany within a Galeria Kaufhof … More A Battle of the Sephora’s; Germany vs USA
After 3 long semesters of self reflection, I have an announcement to make; I chose the wrong Master program! There, I said it. If you know me in real life then I’m sure this comes as no surprise but to my blog readers, it might. I’ve tried to to the sunny approach to my blog … More 7 Major Signs that you’re Studying the Wrong Thing
Not to sound cliché or anything, but if there’s one thing for certain it’s that everything changes. It’s easy to see how you are changing as a result of your travels (I wrote an entire post on it) but what you might not realize is that everything back home will continue to change without you. … More Dealing with Change back Home while You’re Abroad
One year can either feel like a split second or a lifetime, but I can’t recall any years that felt like both at the same time. Either way, I cannot believe that one year ago I boarded a plane and left my family and country behind. When I look back at who I was when … More It’s been one year since moving abroad!
Who the heck wears a face full of makeup backpacking in 94°F/34°C heat?! *cough*cough*Munich* Obviously the answer is me… it’d be kinda weird if it wasn’t since it’s my blog, but whatever… let me explain. Actually, now that I think about it, it would be easier to “show” instead of “tell” so check out this video … More My Travel Makeup; A Product Breakdown and Tutorial
In just a few short hours I will be getting on a train with no idea where I’m going or when I’ll be back. I’ve traveled enough at this point that this knowledge no longer terrifies but thrills me. It’s incredibly freeing to not know the details; to have a starting point and just go … More I don’t know when I’ll be back…
EDIT: It’s here! Hope you all enjoy! Well surprise, surprise. Another semester, another apartment. I already mentioned that I would be moving in Week #16 and Week #17 but for those not regularly following me, the last place I rented was a flatshare and I was only subletting from a gal who was studying abroad a semester. She’s … More I’ve Moved! (again)
I got back from Italy Sunday evening (the week before last) and started straight back to work on Monday with a 40 hour work week. I was pretty tired that whole week and then I moved to a new apartment that next weekend which is my excuse as to why my last couple of posts are so … More Upgrade! New Flat
So, in case you haven’t been reading my blogs recently, I’ll do a quick summary of what has been going on lately. I finished my first semester of my Masters of Finance program at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and promptly headed off on a trip through Germany for Christmas and New Years. … More New Job!