“Room service!” Shortly after the above exclamation, you can expect to see a pulley ring dangling in front of you, waiting for you to “tweezle in” and move to the next element. At least, that’s what you can expect when you’re in the middle of a ropes course with my family. Like any close knit … Continue reading Ready, Set, Wait?
“We have a socialist system of candles in the basement. It works because there are two of us, and we both contribute.” During the cold winter months, my roommate and I decided there was nothing better than coming back to our room lit up with a strand of Christmas lights, striking match to light an … Continue reading It’s “See you later,” not “Goodbye.”
“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