Monthly Archives: February 2011


Europe is such a wonderful place. The US can’t even compete with the buildings and history. I went running yesterday around the square and I was blown away. There isn’t a single building here in Vienna (Wien) that isn’t gorgeous. … Continue reading

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From darkness to a new light

I needed today. I never realized how much of an extrovert I am until I came to Vienna. Between the lack of people to talk to, and there not being life in my apartment (my two roomies have yet to … Continue reading

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First Post from Austria

Hallo! I don’t even know where to begin. I’m not sure if it is possible to blog everything I’ve seen and experienced in these past hours. After listening to the trials of another exchange student, I am one of the … Continue reading

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Halfway Away from Home

Here is what 5 months of my life looks like packed away. Winter clothes, summer clothes and necessities for school. I was worried about not following the weight requirements for my flight: 50 lbs for my check baggage and (upon … Continue reading

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Calling 9-1-1

I leave Sunday… This Sunday. The feeling hasn’t sunken in yet, despite telling many people that  question when they see me around town. I’ve been trying to get the last things accomplished and I know I’ll be running around like … Continue reading

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And then there were four…

Just returned home from Atlanta. My parents and I took my older sister to the airport so she could catch her flight to Kenya. It’ll be five months before we see her. We should be used to not having her … Continue reading

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