Goals · Travels

My Travel Goals for 2019

We’re now seven weeks into the new year, and I’m currently at home getting ready for my first trip of 2019! At 4:35 p.m. today (yes, today!), I will be headed to New Orleans. I’ve only been once—back in middle school with my family, so I don't remember much—and I’m so excited to return, explore… Continue reading My Travel Goals for 2019

Background · cover · Moving Abroad · Programs · Teaching · Turkey

Fulbright, or How I Moved Abroad

Studying abroad left a big impression on me. I loved the challenge of communicating in a different language, being able to explore a new city on my own without cell phone service (this is before I knew about downloading Google maps to use offline), and learning about different cultures and ways of life. However, studying… Continue reading Fulbright, or How I Moved Abroad

Ankara · Throwback · Turkey

What I Miss (and Don’t) about Living in Turkey

Happy New Year! 2019 is here, and with it a new year of planning and traveling, both domestically and abroad. I'm working to build consistency with this blog and have a wider variety of posts, which is a continuation of my goal from 2016, so please look for more posts in the future! This post… Continue reading What I Miss (and Don’t) about Living in Turkey