5 Walks I’d Like to Take Around the World

Over the past couple of weeks, Boston has been hammered by a series of snowstorms, and that means I've been virtually unable to leave my house. I've always loved walking, jogging, and hiking, and I'm sad that the freezing cold and the pandemic are making it harder to get outside. One of the negative effects … Continue reading 5 Walks I’d Like to Take Around the World

A Review of Becoming Duchess Goldblatt by Anonymous

Memoirs have always been a bit "hit-or-miss" for me. Sometimes, I get sucked right into a person's story and find their thoughts to be incredibly captivating; other times, I just can't relate to the author. It's been quite some time since I last picked up a memoir, in part due to my busy class schedule … Continue reading A Review of Becoming Duchess Goldblatt by Anonymous

15 Things I Learned from 15 Hours of Driving

Over my winter break, I went on my very first road trip with a dear friend of mine. It felt quite a bit like a rite of passage; my experience brings to mind Bilbo Baggins from The Hobbit, who undergoes a journey "there and back again" across Middle-earth. From approximately 15 hours down to Florida … Continue reading 15 Things I Learned from 15 Hours of Driving

Nursery Rhymes and Complex Crimes: A Review of Jasper Fforde’s The Big Over Easy

What if all of your favorite nursery rhyme characters were to resurface in a single, compelling narrative? What if that narrative revolved around a criminal investigation that implicates the most powerful figures in a small England town? If you're hooked already, get ready for a wild ride that transforms innocent figures from your childhood into … Continue reading Nursery Rhymes and Complex Crimes: A Review of Jasper Fforde’s The Big Over Easy

Two Glorious Weeks in St. Pete Beach, Florida

After 15 hours of driving, my friend and I were thrilled to arrive in St. Pete Beach: a place where the ocean is stunning year round, the people are friendly, and the sun sets later than 4:30pm in the winter (I'm looking at you, Boston!) This vacation destination has been very special to me for … Continue reading Two Glorious Weeks in St. Pete Beach, Florida