Tourists and Octopi

“Well it looks like everyone else is ordering it, so we might as well too.” And about 15 minutes later I ended up eating octopus for the first time in my life . Sarah, Emily and I flew to Barcelona this weekend and decided to get tapas (appetizers—they’re really famous) for dinner. We tried some … Continue reading Tourists and Octopi


Hiking Out of My Comfort Zone

“Well I guess we’ll just have to wait here for the next hour and a half.” Not that it was a bad wait by any means. The six of us had just finished hiking Jochberg, a 1565-meter peak that overlooks two lakes and offers an impressive view of the nearby Alps. After this steep, but … Continue reading Hiking Out of My Comfort Zone