Au Revoir, France (Or at least, À Bientôt)

And so I have arrived in Santa Barbara for the summer. It is kind of surreal that I had been in Lyon for a little more than 10 months, but looking back on the experiences I have been here, it is much more believable. I have met the most amazing people here in France; not […]

Actual Finals Week

EDIT: I realize I am posting this while I am already back in America, but I really did write it while I was in the midst of Finals Week (but then added some thoughts post the-worst-week-ever). IT IS FINALS WEEK. Although many of my friends in America will laugh because I only have two finals […]

Welcome to France, Mon Ami! [Lyon Edition]

Like I talked about in my last post about Paris, my friend from America came to visit me in France on his spring break. We spent the weekend in Paris and then came back to Lyon for week because I needed to go to school (unfortunately). It was really fun having him her because it […]

Story Hour

Hi friends! I have been updating my blog recently with just plans and random, general class information but now I believe that it is time for story hour, aka a bunch of the random things that have happened since I have been back but don’t merit their own subsection of the blog. The following are […]

Nuit des Films et un Concert de Rap!

Last Friday night, me and three of my friends went to a night of movies which started at 9 pm and then ended at 7 am. This outing was organized by the city of Lyon as part of their Lumìere 2012 film festival, and was one of the big events of the week of movies […]

Sick in France + Movies

So after Saturday’s post where all I did was complain about being sick here in France, my host mom has taken care of me hardcore! She came into my room on saturday and saw me curled in a ball, coughing and not being able to speak and then she made me BOWLS of tea (see: […]