How to Kick Homesickness Out

As exciting and wonderful as living abroad is, it can also be very difficult and lonely at times. New customs, unfamiliar faces, no comfort zone. There is often an adjustment period to cope with when moving somewhere new. And even more often, homesickness can sneak up multiple times, at any point while you’re living away… Continue reading How to Kick Homesickness Out

Look At Me! I’m So Awesome. I Didn’t Even Get Lost Once Today.

Sometimes, on rare occasions, I go out and I don’t even get lost. It is like a miracle that I take credit for, and then get all arrogant. Like today, when I ventured out into Berlin all by myself. The last couple weeks I have had little reason to venture further than the couple block… Continue reading Look At Me! I’m So Awesome. I Didn’t Even Get Lost Once Today.

How to Not Give a Shit About What You Look Like While Traveling, and Look Good Doin’ It

I worked for a fashion designer while I lived in California, and the most common reaction I get to this is, “Oh really?” with an implied “You???” And I get it. Following fashion trends has never been a priority to me. First of all, it’s expensive. And secondly, it takes effort. Both resources I found… Continue reading How to Not Give a Shit About What You Look Like While Traveling, and Look Good Doin’ It