A Day in Paris: Part 4

The Christmas market was in full swing. A bunch of white booths selling souvenirs and food. This is where I experienced the French crepe. I ordered it with just Nutella. The perfect crisp, but still chewy, chocolate hazelnut oozing into your mouth, warming all your insides. Beyond words. If my life ever came to it,…

A Day in Paris: Part 3

Hey guys, so where was I… We made our way out of the Louvre, and started our long walk by the River Seine. Now, I had been under the impression that there was only one love-lock bridge in Paris. That is not the case. Every chain fence over the river is covered in locks, so…

A Day in Paris: Part 2

Today is going to be quick, I’m just going to cover our time at The Louvre. So we got away from the Jamaican and through the park, and then I spotted the glass pyramid. In case you don’t know, this building is ginormous. And all of it is beautiful. We walked under this arch, and…

A Day in Paris: Part 1

Sorry it has taken me so long to get my Paris stories up here, it has been a busy week. But not to worry, I have lots of pictures and plenty to tell. So much in fact that I will be splitting this piece into four parts! But today let’s just start with Part 1:…

A Minor

A-minor by Kim Lindquist Fingers fall gently atop the keys Not making a single sound One chord strummed Guitar Slowly, one string at a time Rings, then fades til’ only a buzz remains Perfect but incomplete. You want the piano to play a melody Fingers to trickle across each key Percussion like two hearts in…

10 Things You Should Know About Living In Germany

In the short time I’ve spent in Germany, the differences from American life have been blatantly apparent. So if you’re considering living in Deutschland, there are a few things you ought to be aware of: 1) The streets are NOT lit at night. You’ve heard of the Autobahn? The freeway where you can drive super…

Living the Dream

I promise I’ll add more travel stories and other posts over the next weeks and months, but today I just want to focus on how grateful I am for this opportunity I’ve been given. Without the distractions of work or school, I have been free to do whatever I want, and to really focus my…

How Do I Look?

    As I am sure you have noticed, I gave my blog a little makeover. I feel that this look is cleaner and easier to read, and I hope you wonderful readers agree! Let me know your thoughts; you are the one looking at the site after all. There will probably continue to be…

Burg Eltz Castle

It’s been a slow week, but today definitely made up for it. So sit back, and get ready for lots of details and even more pictures, because I went to a castle today. NOTE: I would love to make this a beautiful post where I weave my photography into my story, but the iPad I…