what to cook for your Danish host family that wants to experience *real* American food

During my first week abroad, I found out that my host sisters had never tried American Mac n Cheese.  Upon discovering this shocking information, I offered to cook Mac n’ Cheeses for my host family. Long story short, the Mac ‘n Cheese was a hit. They loved it (despite the alarming amount of cheese– for… Continue reading what to cook for your Danish host family that wants to experience *real* American food

Found Family Abroad: Why I love my homestay.

During the onset of the pandemic, I found myself turning to books more than people. I was searching for adventure, friends, family, new places, and new ideas. As I consumed book after book, I realized that I was overwhelmingly gravitating towards a trope coined in most young adult literature reviews as a “found family”. According… Continue reading Found Family Abroad: Why I love my homestay.

*Ultimate (!!!) Guide to Copenhagen for a Study-Abroad Student/20-something/Young Adult*

(Updated April 2022) Because almost half the semester has already passed (crazy!!!!), I have compiled a list of my recommended places to visit, eat at, wander at, and appreciate some Copenhagen-ness. This was actually a wonderful assignment I created for myself, as I have now realized I am seriously lacking in discovering CPH in some… Continue reading *Ultimate (!!!) Guide to Copenhagen for a Study-Abroad Student/20-something/Young Adult*