Beating Homesickness and Winter Gloom When Living Abroad

I’m leaving for England tomorrow and I’m so excited! I’ve never been there before, and now I’m going to spend five days in London. It’s going to be excellent–it’s hard to imagine that I can get from Lorient to London for less than 100 euro! I’m so glad it’s February, because January was not a…

TAPIF: Getting Sick in France

I’ve finally emerged from the tunnel of being sick, after nearly three weeks. Thankfully, because god did it suck. Go wash your hands right now, just on the off chance that you can get my germs transmitted through a computer screen. I’ll wait. I now have a vast array of personal experience in getting sick…