Ein Jahr später

One year ago, I lost hope. One year ago I was emotionally lost. One year ago I hated my favorite time of year, Christmas. One year ago, I hated myself. One year ago, I had no direction. Fast forward 365 days and I’m walking through Alexanderplatz Weihnachtsmark smiling from ear to ear. I’m happy –…

What Happened Last Friday?

“Chug, chug, chug, chug, chug!” Whiskey, my chicken nugget, cigarettes, techno music, Europe’s most popular club, beatboxing, Jamaican people, promiscuous activity, 7am, slapping. Maybe you are wondering what I am talking about. Maybe you are wondering how I survived. Maybe you are wondering what any of these things have in common – well let me…

I’m Home

One second I was landing in Frankfurt not knowing if I had just made the worst or best decision of my life, and the next second, I’m beginning to partake in the biggest rollercoaster adventure of my life. In the past 15 months, I’ve danced on bar tables, studied German for hours, prepared lessons for…

How Did I Move Abroad?

As many of you may know, I moved abroad in January of 2017 to teach English. Moving abroad was the most satisfying, yet terrifying decision I have ever made. After studying abroad, I knew with every fiber of my being that I was meant to live in Berlin. Don’t ask me how I just knew. …

A Weekend In Hamburg, Germany

Click the Pin button below to save for later! Hamburg, Germany.. ’nuff said, amirite?! Before my trip to Hamburg, two of my friends couldn’t stop raving about how great the city was and how much I would like it. Personally, I didn’t believe them for a second. My biases for Berlin made me apprehensive about Hamburgs’ greatness,…