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Cheese, skis, and commencing 2013

*Two things I would like to note. The first being that it is now February March and this post is long overdue, and thus I say, ‘oops’. The second is that I actually had to look up the plural of ski, because … Continue reading

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The holiday of Sunday

“Millions long for immortality who don’t know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.” – Susan Ertz  Sundays are an odd thing. Throughout most of my life, Sunday was the dreaded day of the week wherein I would wake … Continue reading

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Bits and pieces of London, UK

When I wrote my post about my trip to London, naturally I wrote more about the adventure than the random details or what was going through my head at the time between the adventure bits. I thought I might mention … Continue reading

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Productivity versus Allergies

This wasn’t the post I planned to put out today, but I hope you enjoy. It’s a bit of a ramble, but very fitting for this kind of Monday. Following this weekend, one of indulgence and not of any productivity … Continue reading

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Sitting in an English Garden, waiting for the sun…

*Click on pictures to enlarge them* While the autumn “reading week” has become more and more scarce at universities back home, the French still make sure to enjoy some time off for vacation at the end of October, called les … Continue reading

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Hard to concentrate.

It’s been one month of living in Rennes, and I can’t quite describe how I feel about that. While this past month seems to have gone by in a hurry, it also feels like it’s been much longer. It seems … Continue reading

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“Vivre en intelligence”

L’Hôtel de Ville and motto of Rennes, Bretagne, France.

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Voyage, voyage.

Rain has begun falling intermittently from the dark skies as the weekend draws to a close. Thinking back to where I was only a week ago, I find it interesting to think about how life can seem to change as … Continue reading

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“Plutôt la mort que la souillure”

… “Kentoc’h mervel eget bezañ saotret”, the motto of Bretagne in Breton language, or in English, “Rather Death than Dishonour” I’ve finished more than a full week of my exchange and can confidently say that if the rest of the  year … Continue reading

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To build a home…

Greetings from the Lion’s Den       I must apologize for the blogging absence lately. The Den has been roaring with activity as we are really settling in to our student life lounge. I think the time is ripe, for more … Continue reading

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