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West Coast Best Coast

June 1, 2014 - Blog

So I have begun yet another summer of travels… but really, do I even live on the east coast anymore?  I don’t hate it though.  This summer I am part of JMU’s Summer in LA program where we get to take two classes along with…

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Is Your Mama a Llama?

July 7, 2013 - Blog

Today was a relatively easy day at work. We had about 60 people when I’m used to doing close to 150. It was fun though. But it was hot. Since we had so little customers today we were finished with the day by 3:00PM, which…

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Middle of Nowhere

July 6, 2013 - Blog

Well I have officially ended my two days of traveling. I spent majority of the morning packing and grocery shopping. I was ecstatic to drive my car!! It was amazing. I miss her already. My dad took me to the Philadelphia airport around 3:30. It…

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Travel Day 1: Completed

July 4, 2013 - Blog

4:40 AM (Italy time): Good morning alarm clock, I hate you. 5:30 AM (Italy time): Turned in room key and said a few goodbyes to those who weren’t traveling to the Rome airport with us. 5:52 AM (Italy time): We are finally in route to the Rome…

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Where Did the Time Go?

July 3, 2013 - Blog

I cannot believe that my trip to Italy comes to an end tomorrow morning.  It went by way too quickly; I’m definitely not ready to leave.  The past few days have been very fun because we no longer had classes to attend since all of…

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Down to the Wire

June 29, 2013 - Blog

Yesterday was supposed to be the day we edited our footage.  However, the computers weren’t agreeing with the hard drives or Final Cut Pro kept crashing… something was just always going wrong.  Eventually Rachel was able to get it situated, but that meant we weren’t…

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“To Bidet or Not to Bidet?”

June 28, 2013 - Blog

Yesterday I had the chance to make another visit to La Tavola Marche, the agriturismo that I am doing a segment on with Rachel.  It was just as amazing as my first visit, if not better… it was pizza night!  Not just any pizza, but…

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Pausa Problems

June 26, 2013 - Blog

I was able to sleep in until 10:00AM!  This is one of the only days on the entire trip that I was able to sleep in, so it was much needed.  We usually have meetings or Italian class in the morning but since we are…

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Getting Down to Business

June 25, 2013 - Blog

Being in the video group, majority of our time spent in Urbino has been pre-production planning.  It kind of stinks that everything has come down to the last week, but now we are finally headed in the right direction to get everything done on time…

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Cloudy With a Chance of Mud

June 24, 2013 - Blog

Today was the day for our final interview with the owner of Il Conventino, the winery I have been visiting quite frequently.  We were scheduled to leave at 8:15 this morning… Megan knocked on my door around 8:10 to tell me that our camera we…

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