Brrr.

Wow, crazy times. First of all, Holy Moses, it gets cold here! Because I have no real experience with “weather” or “climates” other than “hot, hotter, sweltering” and “desert”, I’ve been thinking about the weather here in terms of what I know. This means that last week, my thought process was “Gee, it’s in the…

It’s the Small Things

So, this post is going to be a little disjointed, because it’s just going to be all the little things that make me happy (or sometimes a little sad). I really miss microwaves. I don’t have one in my apartment here. Warming up food in the oven sucks. And having to go across the street…

Subtle Differences (Weather Edition)

So, in the not-quite-month since I’ve been here, I’ve discovered that New York is almost nothing like Arizona. The title of this post is a little misleading, because some of these differences are not really all that subtle at all. Also, it’s going to become terribly, blatantly obvious that I’ve essentially spent my entire life…