May 24th - 28th, 2017 We arrived in Paris at at sometime around seven or eight in the morning. They told us to sleep on the plane, but even after the windows were shut tight and the cabin darkened, that didn't exactly happen. I wasn't yet used to sleeping upright, and I'm pretty sure there … Continue reading Paris
This summer I am...drumroll please...STUDYING ABROAD! I'm taking part in Georgia Tech's Summer Oxford Program. For the first six weeks, we will be traveling all around Europe studying Art History and European Composers. We're going to visit Paris, Venice, Rome, Florence, Munich, Vienna, Prague, and Bruges, each for about three or four days. We'll be … Continue reading Summer Plans
Hello again! I thought that I'd end yet another infamous and periodic bit of radio silence with a post about an adventure I went on back in—what was it now, January? Man that was so long ago now. Anyway, a while ago I went to Cabbagetown with the lovely ladies I am going to be sharing … Continue reading Food, Friends, Art, and Coffee
On Saturday, January 28th, I met Christine (affectionately called "Stank" since some time around tenth grade) in West Midtown for our very favorite meal of the day. Our favorite because it's Leslie Knope's favorite, mostly, but also because it's dang delicious. We ate brunch at West Egg, which I had never been to before. We … Continue reading The Adventures of Lauren & Stank
"Maybe you can afford to wait. Maybe for you there's a tomorrow. Maybe for you there's one thousand tomorrows, or three thousand, or ten, so much time you can bathe in it, roll around it, let it slide like coins through you fingers. So much time you can waste it. But for some of us there's … Continue reading Before I Fall Movie Review
Last Wednesday, I went to a screening of Jackie. This was the third free screening that I had attended at various theaters around Atlanta in less than three weeks. I had also just finished my very last final of the semester at ten o'clock that morning. I was completely packed and ready to go home … Continue reading Jackie Movie Review
BEETLEJUICE, BEETLEJUICE, BEE- Hey again! So Halloweekend. A weekend dedicated to candy and parties, events and costumes. I always enjoyed Halloween in high school because it corresponded with Red Ribbon Week, and we got to dress along with different themes every single day. I love trying to come up with the coolest, most accurate, or punniest … Continue reading Curiouser and Curiouser!