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The Feeling of “Did I?”

Sometimes, I can’t believe that I lived in Ireland for a year. It’s very difficult to be here in America living everyday life, going from place to place, drinking diet […]

On the Words of Forrest Gump: A Preview

Over the next few weeks, I’m going to periodically post on the words of Forrest Gump. For anyone who has seen this movie, you know all the quotable lines. “Can’t sit […]

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 […]

The Cantrell’s Take Europe Part 2

The next morning we set out to take London. After another trek through the Tube, we arrived close to Trafalgar Square and awed at the massive lion statues. In the […]

The Cantrell’s Take Europe Part 1

My parents arrived in Dublin early on a June Thursday morning. I had to work, so my sister, who had come back to Ireland with me a week earlier, met […]

Keeping Busy

Good grief is it difficult to find time to write while at home. It’s been go, go, go ever since I woke up Thursday morning, but I wouldn’t change it […]

I’m a Mess, and That’s Okay

I am a single twenty-two year old college graduate who lives in Ireland working as a temp with no means of settling down anytime soon. 1. I do not have […]

Top Six Moments in Six Months

I cannot believe I have lived in Ireland for SIX MONTHS!!! I’ve hit the half way marker!!! WHAT!??!?! In honor of my sixth month anniversary living in Ireland, I am going […]

I’m a Columnist!

Holy Toledo!! Wowza!! Whoa Baby!!!!!!! Chose which ever you like because that is EXACTLY how I feel! I have loved writing for as long as I can remember. Sometimes I […]

Top Five Most Memorable Travel Moments

1. Canyoning in Switzerland. Summer 2012. Strapped down in wet suits, boots, a life jacket, and a helmet, we set off on a two-hour trek through the Swiss Alps.  Jumping […]

My Mantra

Do you have words that you live by? A quote by your favorite author or a definition that states exactly what you are? Maybe a Bible verse that comforts you […]

Four Month Check Point

It’s been four months since I left home for Ireland, and I am so happy that I did. Everyday is different. Some days are happily spent with my friends goofing […]

A Letter to Expats

Expatriate (expat for short) 1. 
a person who lives outside their native country. Expats (then, now, and future), I know that this life is hard, but it is also a […]

Christmas :)

Friends are the family we chose for ourselves. 🎅☺️❤️❄️🎄🎁 #Family #Christmas #Ireland

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