Since You’ve Been Gone

Well... I've been gone for a while. I haven't posted anything in quite a long time. I haven't had the time. Or rather, I've had the time but I prefered doing something else. Anyway, I'm kind of back! Not really since I'll be super busy till the end of January with my exams. I've been [...]

TEACHING – Three Months as a Teacher

This time I want to talk about my job. I can't believe being a teacher is my actual job this year. I am currently teaching 3 classes at private studio in my town and I'm loving it. It's so hard and given my non-existent experience, I was petrified at the beginning. And even now, after [...]

Open Letter to America

Dear America, it's the end of the year. I've been following what's happening to you for the best part of two years and it's a mess. There are so many things I don't understand about you, things I take for granted but you don't and some of them are just stupid. Italy and America are [...]

Am I Scrooge?

This year I haven't been feeling the whole Christmas vibe. At all. I'm feeling so unimpressed by all these decorations and trees and holly people. Ew. Everything is Christmas related and people have started feeling "christmas-y" since November 1st. No. No. N. Also, if I hear one more person saying the word "festive" or "christmas-y", [...]

November 2017 Wrap-up

I can't believe I did a TBR post and I almost stuck to it!!! At the beginning of the month I did a post about the books I was planning on reading and I never follow them. But I did! This makes me happier than it should. Literally, the first sentence in that post was: [...]

I jinxed it.

This has been a difficult month. Truly difficult. In my last life update, I was positive. Optimistic. Well, it all went down the toilette on November 1st. The irony. A little bit of background story.... In Italy, November 1st is a national holiday. It's the day when, if you're christian, you celebrate the gestures and [...]