Our premiere Shoreham ramble!

Shoreham

My love for rambling is well known, and fairly well-documented here on ye old internet blog. But this weekend Jon and I stepped it up a notch and took not only our first Shoreham ramble, but also our longest ramble to date! We meant to go for a lengthy (but not too crazy) 4-6 miles …

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land to sea

expat life thoughts

Growing up in rural Ohio, my life until 18 was mostly cornfields and endless country roads. I grew up in a tiny town of less than 2000 people, and went to an equally tiny high school, with a miniscule graduating class of 81 (I like to think of myself as that special extra one, heyooooo). …

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Cooling down

thoughts

The heat has broken here in the south. It is still lovely and warm, even hot at times, but the breezes have become the slightest bit chillier again, and the rain-which disappeared for a few long, muggy weeks-has returned, just a few times. It still doesn’t feel like the England that I have come to …

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Adventures in Sussex: Devil’s Dyke

England

On Monday Jon and I took advantage of the latest day off work to soak up all that Vitamin D we’ve been missing and take in the scenic views of the UK’s “longest, widest, and deepest ‘dry valley’”, Devil’s Dyke. (sounds suuuuper interesting, I know, but stay with me here!) Although this awesome and gorgeous …

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Hotel Paper

thoughts

I am frazzled. Our wedding is next Friday. My thesis-ing is not getting done in any sort of timely manner. And to top it all off, we just moved this past weekend. My new room at some friends’ house is much smaller than my old one, and because I’m only here for a few months, …

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