The Present Perfect

Like most others in the international teaching world, I got into teaching abroad because I love adventure, change, and experiencing new things. I live for the excitement of starting over in a...

A day in my life here in Budapest. Friday, May 29th to be exact. I didn’t quite manage a photo an hour but this is a fairly representative sampling of my...

I told myself that I wasn’t going to travel during the fall break this year, that I had just arrived in Budapest and I would spend some time really getting to...

The title of this post was supposed to be “One Week in Budapest” but here we are and already 17 days have passed since I arrived. So I guess, more accurately:...

When I was teaching in Beirut, I was often tasked with writing to incoming teachers to tell them all about their new teaching position as well as a little about life...

My current happy making list, in no particular order: 1. the Arizona sunshine* 2. Beck’s new album Morning Phase 3. finding my favorite NYC yoga studio here in Arizona 4. a...

I’ve been highly anticipating Debra’s interview here this week since she is currently teaching in Budapest where I’m headed in just a few short months! I love how passionate she is...

You guys. I got a job teaching at the American International School of Budapest! But I’m getting a little ahead of myself. Let me back up and tell you about this...