Semester Two Blues

(Above photo: Sunday markets in Avenida de Mayo, Buenos Aires) Hello, friends! So, my mid-semester exams are creeping up, and whilst taking a break from studying I thought I'd reflect on how the past couple of months have been in comparison to my first semester. To be honest, I've actually had a hard time finding... Continue Reading →

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Calling Buenos Aires “Home”

Hello, friends! Long time, no see! Apologies for being MIA pretty much all of July and most of August. I have to admit, it is super difficult trying to be consistent with both blogs and vlogs, especially when life hits you and you're left feeling uninspired to post any new content. But now that I'm... Continue Reading →

DTF

I know what you're thinking. Why am I talking about "DTF"? But trust me when I say that it's really not like that. I'm talking about DTF - disappointing Thai food. I've posted before, about my previous experiences with Asian cuisine here in Argentina, but I'm still hopeful to find a hidden gem. And whilst my... Continue Reading →

This is for you, Susie.

2 years on, and it's still a shock to me knowing you're not around anymore. Anything to do with mental health always hits home to me, and so I thought I'd share an excerpt that was taken from a post of one of my old blogs, in the hopes that I could reach out to someone on... Continue Reading →

21 and still feelin’ young

(Above photo: Taken during my birthday lunch at NOLA, Buenos Aires) So, I recently celebrated my 21st birthday over the weekend, and despite being miles away from my family and loved ones, I still managed to have one of the best birthdays by far with some incredible people that I've met and gotten to know,... Continue Reading →

Hard Times

"Hard times, gonna take you down and laugh when you cry" - Paramore Ever since Paramore released their two new singles for their latest album, I've been listening to their music, both old and new, non-stop! But I only really took the time to listen to the lyrics for Hard Times, recently and it, kind of, inspired... Continue Reading →

Alexithymia

For the past few days, I've been trying to find ways to accurately describe how I've been feeling the past week or so, having settled into my new apartment, enrolling in my subjects at my host university and finally getting a somewhat steady routine schedule (however frequently interrupted by the hundreds of strikes and public... Continue Reading →

Being a Wallflower in a New City

(Above photo: Obelisco de Buenos Aires) It's officially been one month living here in the beautiful city of Buenos Aires, Argentina! I know I've been a little bit MIA ("missing in action" for all those behind on the acronyms) with my posts, but it's only been two weeks since I've started university here and to... Continue Reading →