Monthly Archives: October 2008

And they’re OFF!

Last night Stephen and Lilly took us out to the race track to watch the weekly Greyhound races! I thought this was neat since my high school mascot was the greyhound and I had never actually seen one in real … Continue reading

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Five Things I Miss About America:

1. Ranch Dressing. Seriously, you don’t realize how much you take this stuff for granted until you don’t have it at your fingertips anymore. And I am a HUGE fan of the ranch dressing. I eat it on chicken strips, … Continue reading

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Gobble Gobble

Guess what I just booked! 😀Yep! My trip over Thanksgiving break from Dublin to Paris, Milan, Venice, Florence, Rome, the Vatican City, and back to Dublin! Who’s excited? Pick ME!!

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May the road always rise up to meet you…

We made it home safe and sound from our trip across the country! Even though we only spent two full days on Ireland’s west coast, I feel like we saw SO much! Friday afternoon, after spending a solid three hours … Continue reading

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PlASStic Surgery

Do you think it’s mean to write a post card with this photo to your boyfriend explaining to him about the coupon for free plastic surgery you were handed on the streets of Galway… and then talk about how poorly … Continue reading

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Aaaaand… we’re off!

Tomorrow afternoon all nine of us ‘pioneer’ students are hopping the train along with our fearless leader Stephen and our sweet Swedish friend Lilly and heading out to the beautiful west coast of Ireland. We’ll be staying in a hostel … Continue reading

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An Even Greener Emerald Isle

This is what Ireland is doing to take their part in greening up the Earth: When you go to the grocery store here they don’t ask you “paper or plastic?” at the checkout. Instead they ask you if you would … Continue reading

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