first day of school 

8 am tomorrow is my first day of class.  I am in the apartment of an incredible davidson alumna who opened her home to us. We just came back from dinner and the corner store, where I bought flat peaches (amazing !!! ) and yogurt. After growing up in a suburb and driving pretty much …

Roman Holiday

dear world// catherine + kayla, it's incredible to me how quickly the last month has gone by. I find myself missing things about Davidson like summit coffee and late night conversations at the union. This past weekend I was in Rome to celebrate the wedding of my brother and his husband. Rome is a beautiful …

some musings from maryland

dear world // catherine + jules, My life recently sounds a lot like Catherine's, but with blueberry crumble and pad thai instead of Syrian cookies (but do yourself a favor and get pre-made sauce for the pad thai). Okay, I'm glad Catherine mentioned being a little scared. Recently, when people ask if I'm excited for Spain, I think …

some musings from michigan

dear world // Kayla + Jules, Baking is a really good way to feel productive on these summer-y suburban days. Here's two recipes that I've enjoyed making: Barazek cookies (here) and melting moments (here). Also walking...I'm hopeful to walk more next year at Davidson, because it's just nice to be outside and catch up with …