Mirko’s Chocolate Salami

The perfect chocolate dessert I love chocolate.  I love chocolate cake, chocolate brownies, and chocolate tarts.   So when I met Mirko, an exchange student from Italy who brought me ‘chocolate salami’ I knew it would be good.  Now don’t be alarmed there is no meat in this dessert, it is … Continue reading

Reims Cathedral

Church lights france

The Cathedral Light Shows in France Before coming to France I had never heard of a cathedral being lit up with a color show.  Little did I know that even existed.  So when my amazing host family told me they would be taking me to a special cathedral lights show … Continue reading

Paris Through My Eyes

eiffel tower

The City of Lights The last time I saw Paris, her heart was warm and gay, I heard the laughter of her heart in every street café. -Oscar Hammerstein II Ah Paris…  A city known throughout the world for art, fashion, beauty, and food.  There is so much to see … Continue reading

Favorite Starting A New Journey

goodbyes

Headed back to France! As I have mentioned before I have decided to be an exchange student this year!  After long and hard contemplation I decided on the country France.  I absolutely loved my time in France a few years ago and I have always wanted to learn French.  So … Continue reading

Through My Eyes: Elbe Sandstone Mountains

must see places in Europe

Elbe Sandstone Mountains With fall in the air I have been thinking about where I was last year during the fall, Elbe Sandstone Mountains in Germany.  We were told about this amazing place by a few of our good friends in Germany.  I was looking over the photos and decided … Continue reading

Food Around The World: Olive Spread

Olive Spread

Food Around The World Lately I have been reminiscing about the different food around the world.  Each place I visit I make an effort to try as much of the local food as possible.  It creates more memories, and usually you will end up finding many interesting foods that you … Continue reading

The Adriatic Sea

Summer at the adriatic

  Who loves going to the beach? I do!  Is there anything better than a turquoise, crystal clear, beautiful sea? The Adriatic sea which is a section of the Mediterranean, is a beautiful place.  You can see fish, seagulls, and even sometimes jelly fish!  I love spending summers by the … Continue reading

Shopping around the world: Lidl

Bread area

Shopping in Europe I love shopping in new stores.  It’s amazing how seeing a grocery store somewhere can help you better experience the culture.  I remember the first time I came to Europe, going in a grocery store was so strange.  I mean there were quail eggs for sale!  How … Continue reading