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Food Memories

The days have passed, the time has come, and soon I leave my beloved Scotland to return to other places which are just as… More

Haley D. University of Edinburgh, Scotland

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Haley D.

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University of Edinburgh, Scotland


About

Hello! I am a senior at Northwestern University studying Creative Writing and History. I’m absolutely thrilled to explore the land of my ancestors this fall at the University of Edinburgh. I love reading and writing, am obsessed with eating great food, and adore meeting new, amazing people. Come with me as I discover Scotland one awkward encounter at a time!

Food Memories

Haley D. December 12, 2016

The days have passed, the time has come, and soon I leave my beloved Scotland to return to other places which are just as beloved to me but in a completely different way. Seeing as my return trip is soon coming, I’d like to dedicate my last couple blog… More

A World Away

Haley D. November 16, 2016

To the people I love: I started writing this blog post about three weeks ago, and it was originally all about food. I wanted to tell people all about the amazing restaurants I have visited while traveling abroad and the delicious dishes I have eaten… More

The Story of How I Find Bookstores Everywhere I Go

Haley D. October 17, 2016

If you’ve read my first blog post, you will have discovered an incredibly important fact about me: I read a lot. I have always been a reader, will always be a reader, and hope to instill this love of reading into my children for generations to come. So… More

The Feeling of Being Abroad

Haley D. September 26, 2016

It occurred to me today that I’ve been in Edinburgh for almost three weeks now. It went by so silently and quickly, as opposed to my first week here, when I was literally counting each day as it went by. I didn’t do this because I was particularly unhappy… More

Stepping Out My Door

Haley D. September 2, 2016

To begin, I’d like to introduce myself the best way I know how: I’m a reader.  I have been one my entire life.  It probably has something to do with genetics – my great-grandmother aspired to be a journalist and collected hundreds of books throughout… More