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Tip, I hate you.

I went back to France for a while and it was wonderful. Everything was wonderful, of course, it was home. I got to eat food without cinnamon, take the bus, be strong and not use the bathroom for a whole … Continue reading

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They don’t do dreadlocks

Sometimes, you go to the hairdresser and you tell me “do what you want, I trust you Joe” (because he’s called Joe) Sometimes it’s nice, you’re glad. Some other times, you just hate Joe, you could killed him simply with … Continue reading

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Leslie McCalloway

It took me 23 years but I finally did it: I went to the gym. It took me steps, too: First, laughing at your friends for going to the gym and being SO American. Then, admitting that yes, it is … Continue reading

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I don’t

I got used to some cultural shocks. Not to all of them though. For example, I still don’t get this “getting married” thing. On my first day of class, some girl asked my 18 year old roommate: “What did you … Continue reading

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The French Girl and the Black Friday

I had my first Black Friday. Finally! Oh and believe me, you want to watch the video at the end of this post! So, I had heard horrible things about Black Friday. People fighting, people being injured etc. Oh my!, … Continue reading

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