It’s Still Dark Out There

I did not expect that traveling alone for a month would change me as profoundly as it did. After all, I took the trip in celebration of being admitted to grad school. My top priority of the trip was fun! Even so, between the train rides from Venice to Florence to Milan and my EIGHT …

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Healthy Eating as a Student, Again

A little over a year ago, I wrote about how meal prep changed my life as a new professional eager to enter the working world without spending $14 on salad every day for lunch. A lot has changed since then. For one, I've started to incorporate meat and fish back into my diet. I was …

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The Art of Travel: What I Learned Solo-Tripping for a Month with Just a Carryon

When I left United States and flew by myself for the very first time, I was on a 8-hour flight to Lyon for my study abroad program. Terrified, naive, and excited, I packed two large 50 pound suitcases and a backpack for my 4 month adventure. One of my biggest regrets of this trip was …

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