Ciao Bella!

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This past week has been a whirlwind as I explored the beautiful country of Italy for spring break. I visited two regions, three cities, and five villages all in the course of four days. Despite the time crunch, I saw more history than in any other country I have visited; I also ate more pasta, […]

The Motherland

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The month of March has been all about exploring the beautiful country I have been living in for the past two months. I’ve had visitors along the way to go on these adventures with, and this past week I was lucky enough to have my family along with me. I took them to a few […]

Caution: This Post Is All About Delicious Food

Gluten free red velvet cupcakes (a gift from my boyfriend on Valentine’s Day!)

With St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner, Dublin is preparing for its biggest celebration of the year. There will be music, dancing, and copious amounts of both drinking and the color green. I am very thankful to be able to share this holiday with my dad, who flew in early last Thursday morning to […]

In the Land of Leprechauns

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Seeing as it is March and Saint Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, what better way to spend the month than travelling around the beautiful country that I am calling home for four months? All of March I am exploring every inch of this very green country! We started our adventure and travelled to a […]

The Adventures Continued in London and Dublin

Me with one of my favorite things in London—a rather small tower named of Big Ben.

Hey everyone! So good news—I survived my trips to both London and Dublin, even though whether or not I’d make it back from London alive was a little questionable at times since I caught what I personally believe was the second coming of the plague. However, Abroadfest, one of the biggest music festivals in Europe, […]

Summer Art Programs

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Even though it may not feel like it for many around the country, summer program deadlines are not that far away (nor is summer itself)! For those looking for a summer art program abroad, API offers the following options: For more art fun, follow API’s Art Abroad Pinterest Board. College Study Abroad Programs API offers […]

Kilts and Frites

In 1861 the five story building along this close collapsed. Rescuers heard a young boy named Joseph McIver yelling the words now sculpted above the close’s entrance, and he was saved.

In the spirit of mixing it up, I’ve chosen a new café to write in again. This time it’s Sister Sadie, right down the road from me on South Circular Road. The space is absolutely buzzing on a Saturday, and seems more like the place to jump-start your senses for the day than a writer’s […]