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My weekend in Paris

My weekend in Paris

I had quite the eventful weekend! I took the train on Friday afternoon after a great lunch at: L’écomotive café, at the foot of the steps that lead to Gare St. Charles in Marseille sits a sweet little cafe association. I didn’t know what this meant really but overall you can pay to become a … Continue reading

Marseille Marathon (and semi-marathon) 2013

Marseille Marathon (and semi-marathon) 2013

I come to you, my friends, alive, two days post running the Marseille Semi-Marathon (13.1 miles). There’s the good news, I am alive. Bad news, it rained during the entire race. Not a drizzle, full out rain. There were puddle obstacles all over, streams falling from overpasses, slippery sidewalks. Overall, the race was a bit … Continue reading

Another Monday post…

Another Monday post…

Once again, a little harder to take Monday’s when weekends are relaxing and awesome. This weekend went like this… Friday I had French class, which I still love. Mad props to the Alliance Française in Marseille. I highly recommend it. Then I worked…attempted to work. Fridays are also impossible. haha. That evening I went to … Continue reading

100 days living in France…

100 days living in France…

I can’t believe how quickly the time is passing! Technically, as of today, I have been in France for 103 days. A lot has happened, yet it feels like yesterday that I arrived. When I arrived I wore my headphones everywhere. I wanted to be left alone, I was scared to talk to people, to … Continue reading

Good things…

Good things…

So, some good things recently: I have started running again with the wonderful motivation and guilt tripping from a friend I met at the Alliance Française who is training for the Marseille Half-Marathon. This will be her first half marathon and I know she’s excited. She asked if I would like to run on Wednesday … Continue reading

Happy Holidays all!

Happy Holidays all!

So, I have survived! Well almost, there’s still New Years eve/day without my fam but I got through Christmas day. I know this sounds a little dramatic but I realized that this was the first Christmas I did not spend with my family which is pretty crazy to me. 25 Christmas days with my family, … Continue reading