Tag Archives: french

21 Days of French

I haven’t posted anything on here in forever. However, my semester is calming down a bit and I am ready to do another 21 Days project. When I was in college, I needed an extra Liberal Arts elective, and I … Continue reading

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Fill the Canteen

I had the loveliest winter break, but now it’s time to gear up for a new semester. The past few weeks have been busy, and I took advantage of my new museum memberships (thank you, IDNYC) to sign up for … Continue reading

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Funemployed June Update

I woke up at the crack of dawn this morning to submit final grades for my research class before the 7:30am deadline. And yet my fashion college email has been eerily silent all day, which never happens. I even emailed … Continue reading

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Plus de Rouge

I am taking the most delightful French conversation course this Fall. C’est très fun! The instructor is very laid back, heureusement, because I arrive 20-30 minutes late for every class. Yup. I finish teaching at 5:50pm, and this class STARTS … Continue reading

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Happy Rosh Hashanah

I’m not Jewish, but I like the idea of a New Year beginning in September. Since I work as a college professor, I tend to think of time in terms of  the academic calendar – September-August. For me, Summers fluctuate … Continue reading

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Manual Labor

I am working! No, I didn’t pick up an amazing, last-minute summer class. I was hired as a temporary receptionist by the Jockey Club. Horses, not underwear. I saw the ad on Craigslist for a part-time position, 4 days a … Continue reading

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Free Time!

It was a stressful week wrapping up my classes at the fashion college and turning in final grades. I made this simple, super healthy soup to get me through lunches without having to splurge on takeout. I just pealed the … Continue reading

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