So you know with this blog I always want to tell things the way it is honestly and not sugar coat anything. Lately I’m been struggling with something. It’s life as an expat and adjusting to France for a second time. This is the cultural adjustment cycle. When I was a study abroad peer advisor
When I realized I was a feminist Hi, I’m Elisabeth and I’m a feminist. I realized this label maybe a few years ago but it was more like putting together the puzzle pieces of how I already saw the world. It was something completely natural and not forced at all. I grew up in an
If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look around you…I’m from the state shaped like winter gear, Michigan. I remember from when I was a kid even when I had not traveled that when you did…you were supposed to say you were Canadian. This is in the Bush era mind you, but the embarrassment is still
So when you’re traveling you need to take care of yourself! Taking care of your skin, hair, etc can make you feel and look like your best self. Since you don’t have unlimited room in your luggage you can’t bring everything. Here are some of my tried and true favorites. First thing is when I
Paris. One of the top tourist destinations in the world. In my opinion it feels like a magical city and it’s even more magical during the holiday season. I moved to France for a semester abroad 3 years ago and finally my family came during my Christmas break to experience France for the first time.