• Me and my sister hugging in front of the Iberia check-in desk.
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    What I gained from study abroad (and why I’m ready to go back to the United States)

    As some of you know, I am currently on study abroad in Seville, Spain. (Well, at the moment I am technically in Italy, but you know what I mean). I’ve changed a lot over the last year, as many people who live in another country do. My personality is the same, but I had a chance to do some internal reflection- some “digging,” if you will. So today, I’m going to take a moment to reflect on these changes- which may or may not be permanent.

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    Grocery Shopping in Spain

    If you know me personally, you probably know that shopping for clothes is not really my thing. I get bored, grumpy, tired, and hungry- the hanger gets real. On the other hand, I do like a good trip to the grocery store. Maybe it’s because I still live at home and going grocery shopping is something I choose to do rather than have to do, or maybe it’s because I love food, but I’m a careful shopper and I have a good time with it. Now, if supermarkets would just STOP BEING FREEZING and crowded, we’d really be talking. Of course, country-hopping around Europe has allowed me to visit a…