Last week I had the opportunity to take a road trip with a few friends up to Canada for New Year's! :) We drove up without a problem with the exception of customs... Took us 1.5 hours at customs going into Canada and 2.0 hours coming out. They confiscated my friend's pepper spray, which turned … Continue reading Roadtripping to Quebec City
Hello friends! Last but not least everybody, the city that has played host to many of my dreams ever since Full House and Mrs. Doubtfire caught hold of my heart. San Francisco! I took a Greyhound into the city, and after about an hour and a half's worth of delays, and two new Greyhound friends, … Continue reading Everywhere you look… San Francisco!
So on Tuesday August 19th, Cat, Monica, and I did a little excursion out to Big Sur, something I didn't think I'd get a chance to see during my time here! For those of you that like me, thought that Big Sur was a some kind of cross between a "big gentleman," a cliff, and … Continue reading Nature with Friends (Big Sur, CA)
Hello from Santa Cruz, home to redwoods, banana slugs, and fresh air!! I arrived at the University of California Santa Cruz campus on Friday night on the 15th of August (Cat was so lovely as to pick me up from the airport!) and the first thing I noticed was how fresh and delicious the air … Continue reading Santa Cruz, CA
Hello there! So this is my last post from San Diego, and I don't like the word that starts with a G and ends with a "bye," since I believe that every change is the start of something new, and never the end of anything, so I will just talk about the rest of my … Continue reading Sunny Last Days in San Diego (Coronado, UCSD)
Hello friends! :) Hollywood Boulevard So on Tuesday July 29th I got to experience my first Taco Tuesday in San Diego with Scott and John, the residential life interns at USD. We went to Cafe Coyote, which was a pretty touristy restaurant but a lot of fun! The place is huge, tons of rooms, at … Continue reading LA Partie Deux, Hollywood
Hej, hej! So after moping around a little bit after Grace left, I went to Balboa park with Jarett, who is an RA at USD, and lives across the hall from me. :) While there, we went to the International Cottages, where the Colombia house was having a festival. We visited the Polish house as … Continue reading SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON (and some other fun things)