There are many various adjectives which I could use to describe the past year, but I’m at a loss. There is simply no way that I could begin to accurately describe the year that has been, and all that has taken place and then changed in a thousand different ways. I am speechless. All I… Read More Two Thousand and Fourteen
Source: Inspired by Charm The day of departure is nigh, and I am about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime. Departing from Canberra on the 18th of January 2014, I will traverse 3 domestic and 3 international airports, to eventually reach my final destination: Flensburg, Germany. I am beyond excited to begin my… Read More The Beginning
Today, one year ago I published my first post on this blog and officially introduced myself to the blogosphere. Originally, the idea of a blog appealed to me as a way to document my life, record my many sewing and DIY projects, share my photography, to explore myself and to voice my thoughts and opinions… Read More Happy Anniversary!
My pre-exchange journey continues, and this month I have been informed that I will be hosted by the city of Flensburg for 12 months from January 2014. Flensburg is the northernmost city in Germany and is located on the German-Danish border. It has a population of around 85,000 people, which is significantly smaller than Canberra, my… Read More My Future Host City: Flensburg, Germany
“Kolik jazyků znáš, tolikrát jsi člověkem. You live a new life for every new language you speak. If you know only one language, you live only once.” – Czech proverb The fluent medium of translation: An interview with Sam Garrett. I found this article engaging, as it outlines a number of things that are particularly… Read More Lost in Translation
I often day dream about living overseas. The list of places I’m going to visit goes on and on. Most of these places are in Europe as I’m continually fascinated by the language, culture, people, festivals, food, music and art of this continent. One day, I would love to study at a university over there. I… Read More Dreams
Happy New Year! A new year means a brand new blog. I have been pondering the thought of creating a blog for a while, and now my plans are being put into action. Hopefully this will mean a place to share my passions with the world, and to continue to develop my skills while pursuing my… Read More Hello World!