Anyone who has ever had to pack for 2 years in just a couple of suitcases knows this is no easy feat. I've been planning for packing for almost two months: making lists, getting things that were missing, figuring out what to use for luggage, and thinking about what I'll miss and want to bring. … Continue reading Packing, Packing, Packing
When packing for 10 days (plus 2 days travel) in South Africa, I knew I wanted to pack fairly lightly, but it was also a little tricky to figure out what to bring based on the varied weather we were expecting. Late April to early May is fall in South Africa, and although temperatures in … Continue reading What I Packed: South Africa (April-May/Fall)
I started packing up my dorm room today. Such a bittersweet thing! I still have one and a half weeks of classes left and one week of finals, but my parents are coming this coming week for a ceremony, so I figured I'd start packing so they could take things home. I went through my desk, … Continue reading Eek! Only two and a half weeks left of undergrad!