Already in the Longstretch

Choosing to go live a year abroad in Brazil has been the most wonderful experience and absolute best choice that I have decided to make in my life. Before I turn this post into the “Farewell Brazil” post, I’ll cut to a few happenings that I haven’t blogged about since my last post! LOLLAPALOOZA! On…

Amor

During the end of the school event of “gincana,” one of my professors and I had a memorable chat about a few potent points that she’s had in her life. Turns out that some years ago she was on track to either become an actress or a singer. She studied at a college of the arts in…

How did it get so late so soon?

109 More days is left of my exchange in Brazil. I have currently been here in Brazil for 220 days and am currently writing in shock of this realization. This year abroad has been passing by with ridiculous speed, and it’s seeming to be going by faster and faster as my departure date quickly approaches. Since my last…

Accustomization and the Return of the Monster Belly

Currently it has been nearly 2 months since I’ve moved to Brazil and I am certain that this Jessica has undergone some minor changes. First of all, fashion isn’t everything for me here, as now I only take about 8 minutes to get ready in the morning vs. the 45 minutes I would take back in the…