The Five Stages of Grief After Studying Abroad.

There’s nothing more sobering than returning to reality after living in a different part of the world. Especially if your reality is anything like the dry, desolate, city of Lubbock, Texas. Listed below are the five stages of grief college students go through after returning from a semester abroad. Read More

I Love Scotland.

You know what I love most about Scotland? The fact that I can actually see myself living here. Read More

Friends and Rain in Spain.

Traveling is so much easier when you have someone you care about accompanying you. There’s no second guessing if they’re actually having a good time, or trying too hard not to step on each others toes. Traveling the world with someone who enjoys doing the same things as you makes the whole trip so much more enjoyable. Read More

Interlaken: land of chocolate and snow.

If I was told the world was going to end tomorrow- I’d probably spend my last 24 hours in Switzerland. Read More

“In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit…”

“Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort.” ~JRR Tolkien The Hobbit Read More