A New Language: The Gift You Give to Others

“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.” – Nelson Mandela “Happy Birthday, Happy Birthday” When I was five years old, I spent four months in the Philippines with my mom’s family. It was…

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11 Photos That Will Convince You to Visit Japan

When I was a young kid, I lived in Japan for three years. My dad was a civilian working for the US Army at the time, so I lived on a very American base. Still, we went out into town regularly, and I remember the sights and sounds being so drastically different from anything I…

From a couple years ago. I look at this picture and reminisce about all the hair I had back then.

Seven Things I Miss About Germany

Okay, so in my last article I talked about things I missed about the US while I lived abroad in Europe. I tried to keep it light, and I also wanted to be honest. Living away from home can be exhausting, even if you’re in a nice place. Well, now that I’m back in the…