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52 THINGS TO DO IN BIRMINGHAM

“I believe cities have personalities. They tell a story. They somehow exude a feeling.” Last month I completed a year-long goal, where I would do a new thing that I could only do in Birmingham each week for a year. I called the project “52 things to do in Birmingham,” but shortened it for the […]

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Vancouver

Hello world! Life is getting a bit crazy, so I’m trying to squeeze in a post about Vancouver before uprooting my life and driving cross country for the fourth time. I’m not panicking, you are! About a week ago, Chad and I went on a mini 5-day vacation to Vancouver, Canada. Why Vancouver? Well if […]

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Lost in Translation and Toilets

I just returned from a trip to Japan (actually an early return due to the typhoon, but I will get into that later). I will be splitting the blog posts into 3 parts based on locations. This one will be about Tokyo, where we stayed for our first and last nights in Japan. Next will […]

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We ate Mozart Balls

After our time in Innsbruck, we took a train to Salzburg. Our first stop was the Hellbrunn Palace, built in 1613 by Markus Sittikus von Hohenems, Prine-Archbishop of Salzburg. Hellbrunn was used as a day residence in summer and is named for the clear spring that supplied it. The palace is famous for its trick fountains. […]

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I celebrated Hump Day on a camel

And here goes the next post… As I mentioned in the last post, we had a 2 hour bus ride to the kibbutz where we stayed the night. A kibbutz is a communal settlement, where everyone takes part in the betterment of the community. We were only in the kibbutz to sleep, so I cannot […]

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The Final Countdown

Well if you are looking for a way to procrastinate studying for finals and you have already completed all the Buzzfeed quizzes today, then I guess you can read my blog. It has been a good bit since I wrote one of these, so here is what’s going on in my life. Since I had […]

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90% Of Life Is Showing Up

I am not sure if this is a direct quote or said it or anything really about it, but I heard it this past week and I think it is so true. Well to start you off, on Friday I went to the Sex Museum. There was a room designated to just animal sex. The […]

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Got A Flat Pancake, Call It A Crepe

Hello everyone! I’m here to tell you about all my adventures this past week/weekend in New York. The biggest news in my life is that I am on a diet. First of all, before I get any hate on here, I am not trying to lose weight!! One of my pet peeves is people saying […]

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Table For One

So I realized I actually enjoy blogging my every move and decided to write a little something on my first weeks in New York. Background Info: I have taken on two internships! One with Back Roads Entertainment, which does reality television. There I help with the development team. The second is with Viacom at the […]

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My Bonnie flew over the ocean

I am sorry that I could not write this sooner, but I did not want my sister to find out I was coming home earlier than planned. I ended up surprising her at dinner before her graduation. Now that I am home in Philly again, I wanted to give some last words and reflections. I […]

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