Monthly Archives: January 2011

Learn me some culture

Now that we are over halfway through our contracts in France, it’s starting to dawn on me that time is running out! So, in an effort to really make use of what time is left, my friend Brett and I … Continue reading

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Parisian Honeymoon

Last weekend I went to Paris to meet up with two of my best friends from Wake, Ouisie and Caroline.  Care is an English assistant like me, but on a French island in the Indian Ocean called la Reunion.  Ouisie is doing … Continue reading

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A good omen

The other day something very exciting happened.  I finally saw a stork! The stork, or la cigogne en francais, is the symbol of Alsace, the region where I live.  They are in the pictures on all the postcards, you can … Continue reading

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December Recap

So I realize I have not posted in quite awhile but December was a crazy month.  I’ve decided to recap the highlights: 1.  My friend Rachel turned 23.  Rachel was my lifesaver when I first got to France.  Although she … Continue reading

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