Feeling 22

My birthday TOMORROW, August 29th, and I’ll  be turning 23!!!  With the arrival of another birthday and the passing of another year, I am forced to look back on the one that’s just gone. I cannot believe that I’ve spent 11 of the 12 months of my 22nd year here in Ireland. It was the …

The Travel Item I Haven’t Talked About Yet

My LL Bean book bag was one of the greatest investments ever. I remember when Mama bought me that book bag the summer before my senior year of high school presently six years ago. I didn’t even want the thing! At the time, I had used the same pink backpack for about five years. The …

Villages on a Hilltop

My sister and I visited Nice, France one weekend in June and explored the surrounding area.  Payton and I wanted to see more than just a beach. We wanted mountains, and cliffs, and little villages. That’s exactly what we got. Payton and I went on a few day tours, which allowed us to view the …

Travel With My Sister

Payton and I finally got to France late Friday night and have really enjoyed ourselves! The day started off poorly yesterday when I woke to remember that my luggage never made it to Ireland, but the day was still great! We wandered around Provence taking in the mountains and good food. Today will be spent …