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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 β€œ52 things to do in Birmingham,” but shortened it for the […]

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I Did Not See Russia From My Window

As you may be able to tell from my photos, I just got back from a vacation in Alaska. I traveled there with a friend from study abroad to stay with another friend from study abroad and have a mini reunion in the final frontier. To answer some quick questions, I know you are all […]

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I Went GREEK

We had just finished up Birthright in Israel and were now headed to Athens. The Birthright trip allows you to extend your stay for up to 3 months. The only catch is that you must fly back out of Tel Aviv. When we landed there were actually a bunch of Birthright kids who were extending […]

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Walls Were Not All Meant To Divide

I am sorry for not finishing up my Israel blogs sooner, but there have been so many world events going on recently. It is terrible to hear about all the horrible issues going on around the world and even in our own country today in Orlando. My birthright trip had just been to Tel Aviv […]

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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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ISRAELI a cool blog

Before I begin sharing all my Israel and Greece adventures I want to give a disclaimer. There are a myriad of political and religious aspects that are included in my blog posts. These are just my opinions and I am hoping to remain unbiased. I am not taking sides, but only relaying what I observed. If you have […]

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Do I Have to Graduate?

Well last night I attended my last ever college class. Yes, I still have finals, but it was my last time sitting and learning in an actual classroom at Alabama. At first I was excited, seeing as I was about to have a break after a long and hard semester, but yesterday I felt so sad. […]

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About One Month Away

It feels like I haven’t written one of these in forever. I have been so busy traveling and working, that I forgot to send some updates. There are so many amazing things happening right now in my life, but all I can think about is the fact that I have to graduate  in a month. Do […]

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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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I Still Sleep On An Air Mattress

Okay so this blog will be a bit more uplifting then my last post I promise! So much has happened this semester that it is hard to even condense everything into one blog post. (I’ll try to go in order) For starters my mom and I drove down to Alabama in one straight shot (14 hours). […]

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