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Exploits while working in Lyon, and beyond…



Overdue update: the new normal

Hi, remember me? Yes I am still alive. As I keep saying to my parents, no news is generally good news (as long I'm not doing anything outrageous like larking about Russia). It means I'm busy living life without too... Continue Reading →

Weeks 17-18: Paris au printemps

Hellooo Exciting post this week! I actually did stuff (= went to Paris for 5 days with my friend Sarah)! Yay! Paris day 1 Day one started in true fashion getting up at an illegal hour to catch a train.... Continue Reading →

Weeks 15-16: Smells like summer!

Aloha bloggerinos (this is a reference, though I doubt anyone will get it). Not tooo much to report this week. Marseille Last Saturday I hauled myself out of bed at an ungodly hour and after far too little sleep to... Continue Reading →

Weeks 13-14: Plus ça change…

Hi all! Unconventional for me to post mid-week, I know, but I have got to perfect point in my procrastinating where I've done just enough work for the nausea to subside and guilt/stress about getting behind on blogs to take... Continue Reading →

Weeks 8-12: Spain! and stuff…

First post in a month; it's nice and juicy! I wrote half of it while I was still in Spain and everything was fresh; I think it's pretty obvious where that cuts off and my meagre attempts to remember what... Continue Reading →

Weeks 6 and 7: Descent into normalcy

Helloo On the offchance anyone remembers I have been using a diary to make short points of what I've done each day so I can remember when it comes time to write a blog (and, you know, for life etc).... Continue Reading →

Weeks 4 and 5: Getting into Gastronomy

Helloo The last two weeks have been a bit up and down. The good: starting uni, meeting heaps of new people, having probably the most social ten days of my life. The bad: anything to do with organisation. Full stop.... Continue Reading →

Week 3: A university city

Hi team! I made it long again. Oops. Monday: The water was getting shut off all day so I had to get up at the godforsaken hour of 8am to have a shower. Had to fight all my natural urges... Continue Reading →

Week 2 (aka: homelessness crisis averted)

Hello! I thought this was going to be a pretty short past as I haven't done much this week but, surprise surprise, managed to ramble on quite nicely. It's only going to get more boring from here once I actually... Continue Reading →

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