10 things i’ve learned (from living abroad)

My adventure of living abroad so far has been exciting, fun and incredible. It's been full of countless ups and downs and enough memories to last a lifetime. But along the way I've gotten the opportunity to learn more about myself and so much more about the world that I live in (after all that … Continue reading 10 things i’ve learned (from living abroad)

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the passing of time

One of the harsh realities of living abroad, is that the world does not stop spinning. While that might sound like a stupid and incredibly obvious statement to make (because of course, duh... time continues and the world does keep going no matter if I'm here or there)... sometimes the actual reality of this is … Continue reading the passing of time

Beautiful Barcelona

I know I've written a lot about how much I love Barcelona ... but that's just because I love it  oh so much.  (I mean i've written about it enough times - because honestly, I don't think I can ever run out of things to say about Barcelona.) Below is a really cool time lapse tour video … Continue reading Beautiful Barcelona

loss and learning

Today I've been spending a lot more time than usual reflecting on life....  I feel as if all my recent blog posts have been about all the crazy things spinning round and round in circles in my head. But sometimes that's part of living abroad, just because you're living in a different country, in a … Continue reading loss and learning

friendships abroad.

In honor of today being national best friend day in the US I've been reflecting a lot on friendships, and the way living abroad affects them. Living abroad affects friendships in many ways, it creates new one, distances old ones but also sheds a lot of light into the strength of certain friendships. For my … Continue reading friendships abroad.

Sagrada Familia

Basílica de la Sagrada Familia is truly one of my favorite sights here in Barcelona. I've been there four times already and it still never ceases to take my breath away. I remember the first time I saw the Sagarada Familia.... from the outside I was completely blown away. I couldn't stop looking, it was … Continue reading Sagrada Familia

when a dream becomes reality

... when a dream becomes a reality it's an amazing thing... right? at least it should be .... Right now something I've been dreaming of (for seemingly my whole life.... well, at least as long as I can remember) has a real strong possibility of becoming reality and honestly, I'm not sure if it's really … Continue reading when a dream becomes reality

The changes that come

I overthink completely everything... also, I don't handle change well.... so these things I am dealing with, these major life choices I need to start making, are extremely difficult. So this decision I have made to return to the states after I complete my masters is something that I am really struggling with at the … Continue reading The changes that come

2 years ago

Two years ago today was the day everything changed. It was the day I bought a one way ticket to Barcelona. It was the day my dreams became a reality. It was the day I started to believe that anything was possible.    That was both the scariest and happiest day. I was so scared … Continue reading 2 years ago