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Voodoo, Beignets, and Steamboats: New Orleans Part One

The first full day of travel in America took me to one of the top spots of my bucket list. The home of jazz and superstition, New Orleans. I’ve wanted to go to this city for many years. Much of my novel writings have a heavy influence in the magical world of voodoo, witchcraft, vampires,… Continue reading Voodoo, Beignets, and Steamboats: New Orleans Part One

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Fireworks and Speedboats: Chicago Travels!

Chicago! Chicagooooooo! It's a city that’s exciting! It's a city that’s inviting It's a city for a woman just like me! There's a lake they call Lake Michigan! I think I'm really fitting in! This city is my perfect cup of Teaaaaaaaaaaa! Chicago! Chicagooooooooooooo! Dragging along bags bigger than our bodies, with grins plastered on… Continue reading Fireworks and Speedboats: Chicago Travels!

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Saying Goodbye To Camp

Eleven months ago, I started my annual application to Americamp with the assumption I would probably once again not submit. For five years I’ve been dreaming of working on a summer camp with kids in America, yet every year I’ve been too scared to actually press the submission button. This year, however, something was different;… Continue reading Saying Goodbye To Camp

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Apparently I Drink Coffee Now?

As my time at camp rolled around to an end, I feel as though I can finally say I feel like a real writer. No, not because I've been writing a lot here (cause...I totally have...I swear) but because I'm finally drinking coffee. I've always been super anti-coffee. I hate the smell and the taste,… Continue reading Apparently I Drink Coffee Now?

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The First Few Days…

It's been a while and now I don't know where to begin. I knew I wanted to keep you all updated on this journey as much as humanly possible, but it's been over a month now since I touched down into this crazy new world and I feel as though I've been non-stop moving ever… Continue reading The First Few Days…

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2 Weeks To Go! | My One-Way Adventure!

The panic set in yesterday. "So much to do, so little time" is a phrase that suddenly became a reality for me. Don't get me wrong, I think I can do it, it's just a lot to process that I'm about to go away and not know when I'm coming back. I was saying to… Continue reading 2 Weeks To Go! | My One-Way Adventure!

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3 Weeks To Go! |My One-Way Adventure!

It still doesn't feel real. Despite having my visa's sorted, my luggage bought, my packing list written and slowly starting to take place, it still doesn't feel like I'm about to leave England. I suppose it was the same when I was going to Winchester for University; not till I was placing my boxes in… Continue reading 3 Weeks To Go! |My One-Way Adventure!

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Americamp Fair: 19/31 Days of Blogging Challenge

Unfortunately, this is not one of those magical #plACed posts, but it most definitely is a post full of #FreeBiscuits and fun! Today I headed up to Central London to go to the Americamp fair. I had done a bit of research into the camps but honestly, I was mostly winging it because I was nervous… Continue reading Americamp Fair: 19/31 Days of Blogging Challenge

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My Americamp Application: 7/31 Days of Blogging Challenge

This summer, I plan to begin the adventure of my lifetime. I've wanted to travel for as long as I can remember but, as I've spoken about before, there's always been something stopping me. Today, I made the video for my Americamp application. If you don't know what Americamp is, it's basically a company that helps… Continue reading My Americamp Application: 7/31 Days of Blogging Challenge