Travel Plans

In one week, I will be leaving Miami for four months, on a trip across Europe and beyond. I could not be more excited! I still cannot quite believe that in such a short time, I will actually be in the beautiful places that I have read and dreamt about for all of my life.… More Travel Plans

6 Goals for 2016

J’apprend fran├žais! Or, trying to, at least. Growing up, I have always been fascinated by other languages. I spent a lot of time devoted to language learning when I was younger, but would always move on to another language right when I was at the point of understanding basic conversation. Well, I am determined that that will not happen this time!… More 6 Goals for 2016

Chicago

Flying into my destination, I woke up to hear the pilot announcing that we were beginning our descent. Outside my window was a beautiful sunrise, the sky streaked with peach and rose hues. There were a carpet of low hanging clouds hugging the ground below us, and knifing through them was the skyline of Chicago.… More Chicago

Fort Myers, Florida

We walked onto the beach, which was mostly deserted, and onto the creamy white sand. I was delighted to find that it was velvety soft, like walking over a carpet of powdered sugar. I was also delighted to realize that my sisters and I could leave our purses on the shore without any fear of them being stolen…… More Fort Myers, Florida