It’s been almost 2 years since I moved to Germany. I’ve made 3 smaller moves and an international one since then where I’ve really had to examine everything and decide if it’s worth it to keep. Having to be so cut-throat means that there are inevitably things I decided not to keep and so I wanted … More 6 Things I Regret Packing when Moving to Europe
Now that I have officially left Germany, I think it’s probably the appropriate time to share some of my final thoughts and impressions of the country, starting first with their language. Why German? In terms of American exposures to foreign languages, my relationship with German is relatively extensive. I began studying it when I transferred … More My Troubled Relationship with the German Language
We all know it, moving is stressful. If you’ve been doing a lot of it, it’s probably downright dreadful by now. So when you add on foreign languages, strange customs and limiting weight restrictions, it’s no wonder that things can turn into a bit of a nightmare. Since I’ve done an international “pack your bags … More How to Fit your Life in Two Suitcases | Moving to Italy
Every break, every holiday, it seems like every week, someone would assume, “but you’re going back home right?” I never really knew how to answer their questions because I myself didn’t know the answer. While it might not have been the best response, my standard reply was always that plane tickets cost a lot of … More What it’s Like to Visit Home after Nearly 2 Years of Travel
My how time flies. Literally just yesterday I was updating you all on how my last quarter went and here I am posting a vlog of my very last day of class. In just a couple of days I will be taking my last exam and then I’m off for a month of vacation/work/moving prep. … More My Last Day of Class at Frankfurt School!
Boy has this semester gone by fast! I feel like it was just yesterday that I started this post only to put it down for a moment and realize that nothing I had written is relevant anymore. I mean, my semester ends next week! How the heck did that happen? It seems like just yesterday I … More My Final Quarter at Frankfurt School
I’ve been hinting at this huge news for the last couple weeks and if you follow me on any of my social media you probably already know this, but I’m moving to Italy in February! Why you might ask? Just like my previous hop across the world, the answer is education. I have secured a position … More I’m Moving to Italy!
I’ve gotten a lot of questions like, “why Germany?” or “how’d you get here?” during my time studying in Frankfurt. It’s a pretty straightforward story that, on the surface, perhaps lacks some magical feeling of destiny or magic but I think that once people get to know me and where I’m from, they start to … More Small-Town USA to City Life in Germany; How it Happened
If you didn’t already know, I’m a Marvel super-fan. I wouldn’t say I’m an expert on the comics by any means, but when it comes to the giant Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) movie franchise, you’d be hard pressed to find someone more knowledgeable or (to be completely honest) obsessed than me. Since I’ve moved to … More Germany vs USA; Movie Theater Showdown
Hello everyone! Life has been giving me hell as of late. A few weeks back I had final exams which were very taxing and then they threw us right back into classes a few days later for the new quarter. I haven’t quite been able to get back into the swing of things but I … More Daily Vlog! A Lazy Day for a Master of Finance Student