Selwyn College & Dining Guide

When our cab finally reached Selwyn's gate, I was practically convinced that someone was going to snap their fingers and I was going to wake up. Our professor met us there and we stashed our luggage to have a quick picnic in the gardens to recuperate. We had cheese, grapes, marble bread, and chicken flavoured …

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Globe Guide + Much Ado Review

The Globe Theatre, in case you're unaware, was the playhouse where William Shakespeare wrote and performed with the Lord Chamberlain's Men--lead by Richard Burbage. If you've seen Shakespeare in Love than you've got all this down pat. What stands today, of course, is not the original establishment. The original was constructed in 1599, but burned down in …

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American Honey: a lesson in creative casting and Shia Labeouf’s rat-tail

After discovering that most of the films we’d been watching lately for our Saturday movie night were by A24 films, my friends and I decided to check out what other weirdness atop Ladybird and The Lobster we could find, and so our adventure began with American Honey. Knowing Shia Labeouf was cast in a leading …

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How to Change Your Mac Folder Color

I was tweaking with my old desktop wallpaper for a fresh feel, so I added a fabulous stock photo from Elle Drouin's Styled Stock Society (grab 10 free stock photos here, sign up for monthly freebies here, and/or become a member here for full access to the feminine entrepreneur collection!). This particular wallpaper is not for sale/download because …

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Month Eleven (Status Report)

For context: Intro to My Happiness Project Needless to say, Month Eleven’s resolution (from back in July) of engaging in leisure went magnificently. How could it do anything else? The classes alone were well worth all the head-and-heartache. Check out the classes I took each term (two week periods). Term I-- Shakespeare's kings: King Lear and The Tempest; England …

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Lost in the Country: Windsor, Bath, & Stonehenge

For our second weekend in Cambridge, we booked a day excursion to Windsor, Bath, and Stonehenge. Emeline and I are huge Austen fans so Bath was a must. Hannah was dying to go to Stonehenge because of her Pagan faith. And I really wanted to see at least one castle.   The one we booked …

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