Fika, palaces, & murder tours (oh my!)

Almost two weeks have gone by in my time abroad, but it feels like it’s been so much longer. The past week has been filled with classes, studying, exploring different parts of Stockholm, and of course, lots of fika. For those of you that don’t know, fika is a Swedish tradition that means coffee break, and it is traditionally held at 2’clock in the afternoon. … Continue reading Fika, palaces, & murder tours (oh my!)

T-48 hours: black sweaters & peanut butter

Over the past several months, when people have asked me about my upcoming semester in Sweden, I tell them that of course, I’m excited, but it still hasn’t sunk in yet that I’m going. I feel like I’ve been living in a dream all summer, and the reality that I’ll be flying to Stockholm in 48 hours hasn’t hit me yet. Studying abroad in college … Continue reading T-48 hours: black sweaters & peanut butter