One of the biggest things living abroad has taught me is how to be alone. A year ago, I hadn’t yet left for Argentina and the idea that I would soon have to make so many decisions on my own would have terrified me. Now, I really relish being alone and even made sure to find alone time last semester at Penn (mostly by sneaking … Continue reading Do What You Want With Your Weekend
Last thursday, I headed home after work and I was tired. I bailed out of going to the gym (boo for blog accountability but I went yesterday) and was sitting in my room feeling very exhausted. I was listening to a podcast when I heard a knock at my door. One of my roommates asked, “Would you like some wine?” Obviously, this piqued my interest … Continue reading A not long (but fun) weekend in Mexico City
Hi twitfam, Many apologies for the long delay in between posts but it’s for a few reasons. First of all, I spent five days traveling to the Salta and Jujuy provinces in the Northwest of Argentina, all by myself!! It was something I really wanted to do but I was really nervous and spent the few days before barely sleeping and just wondering what … Continue reading Salta, Jujuy, Solo YOLO etc.
Hey twitfam. After an episode of the OC, a manicure, and a lovely salad that had quinoa in it (Rita is killin’ the salad game this week), I’m feeling a lot better and all prepped to give you some more updates. Last night, I had dinner with a cousin of mine who lives here. Before last month, I had no idea I had cousins here. … Continue reading Happier Updates