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