The Best of Summer 2022

The Best of Summer 2022

This summer has been full of magic, coffee, traveling, and dissertation writing. I know everyone says this, but it genuinely flew by. Looking back at pictures and memories that I've made over the past several months fills my heart with bittersweet feelings- I'm so sad these days are already over, but I'll forever be grateful [...]

February in Scotland

February in Scotland

In the blink of an eye, another month living in Scotland has come and gone! Just a few short days from now will mark six whole months that I've been in the country and I have loved building a life here with friends, go-to coffee shops, and favorite walks (on the rare days where Mr. [...]

Take Me to the Lakes

Take Me to the Lakes

For our mid-semester reading week, some friends and I decided to take a train to England and spend a couple of days at The Lake District! This decision was only partially inspired by Taylor Swift's song, "The Lakes", but I did sing it nonstop the whole time we were there. 2 November, 2021 Early Tuesday [...]

October in Scotland

October in Scotland

Scotland is already a beautiful country, but the crisp feeling in the air as the leaves begin to change color enhances everything. October 2021 was my first full month living in Scotland, and it did not disappoint. It was full of beautiful scenery, afternoons in coffee shops, and nights with friends. Here are some highlights: [...]