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Oh hey everyone!

WHOA it’s been forever since I’ve been on the blog.  Time to get back into the swing of things.  I am currently working on a post about my trip to Prague–I swear I am–but in the meantime, a short little post!

First of all, current assistants who read here, how’s it going??  If I remember correctly you’re probably about in the middle of your two week break right now.  Did you all find a place to live?  How’s school going?  Are you traveling right now?

Secondly, a quick update on my life.  Since I returned from France I interviewed at three different schools, applied at three different temp agencies, got a teaching job AND a temp summer job, moved out of my parents’ house into my own rental house, and started working full time teaching English, French, and ESL at a local high school!  I’m loving it.  At some point I might do a photo recap of my summer, but who knows if I’ll ever get to that point.

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Categories: Differences between France and the US, Random thoughts | Tags: , , , , , | 11 Comments

On my way!

I’m writing this sitting on the plane preparing for takeoff. I’ll arrive in France at 2 pm Thursday local time, which is 7 am in Illinois. I won’t be able to talk/text much for the first week or so but after that I should be in better contact, and I should have semiregular Internet access during that time. I’ll put all my contact info a but later in my “Contact Me” tab at the top, which is password protected.

I’m spending 3 days in Paris, then early Sunday morning France time I’ll head down to Nice to get settled in my apartment. Can’t wait to see my new home!

I have a window seat with only one person next to me and they provided a pillow and blanket. Good thing, because I’m planning on sleeping all the way to Zurich! Then I have a short layover and short flight to Paris.

Pray for a safe flight!

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Categories: Travels | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

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