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Month: March 2016

Two Weeks Backpacking Europe: Packing your Backpack

Two Weeks Backpacking Europe: Packing your Backpack

Note: This post contains affiliate links. Read my disclosure policy here. Hi, my name is Debbie and I am an over-packer. If there were such a group as over-packers anonymous, I would definitely need to attend meetings, but alas there is not and I am forced to confront my overpacking problems on my own with no help by the endless supply of packing lists and tips on the internet. As I said in my earlier post about the planning of this trip,…

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Backpacking Europe: Planning Your Trip

Backpacking Europe: Planning Your Trip

Greetings all! Tomorrow I will be setting off  with a friend on a two week trek to London, Amsterdam, Geneva, Barcelona and Paris as part of my Easter break from school and I am ecstatic about it! Now planning this trip was no simple task since we did everything from booking planes and trains to researching hostels and attractions without any sort of professional help and while going to grad school full-time. Below are the steps we took to make…

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A Day in the Life of a UK Grad Student

A Day in the Life of a UK Grad Student

This post is is a peak into what my daily life entails and what I usually do as a Grad Student here in the UK. I want you guys, my readers, to get to know me and my life a little better and I figured telling you about what I do on a typical day might be a good start. This may not seem like the most exciting post, but it does give an accurate picture of what the daily…

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