Day Forty Three: Living the Dream

Well today certainly had its ups and downs but I don’t really want to talk about the downs right now, so I’m going to focus on the good. This morning I almost skipped class but forced myself to go, and afterward I decided to get a coffee and muffin at the new Starbucks (I know,…

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Day Forty: FORTY?

Well, it’s finally hitting me. Forty days in and I’m starting to feel homesick. The good news is that I genuinely believe it’s my fault because I keep turning my attention away from where I am to things I cannot currently do. Obviously I’m going to miss making yummy breakfasts if I keep watching videos…

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Day Thirty Seven: More Trips!

Drinking a bottle of water before breakfast is my new favorite thing. I did it again today I felt significantly more awake and good in class today. I’m also learning to listen to my body/brain more and that’s a wonderful feeling too. Basically, I’m becoming more aware of myself on an emotional and physical level…

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Day Thirty Six: A Full Day and Good News

First, exciting news!!! My first post was published today on the official American Institute for Foreign Study blog! I’ll link that here so you can go check it out if you’d like. It’s not one that I’ve posted here directly, though some of the themes are the same. AIFS Blog Post Now, on to today.…

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