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San Francisco, California

  On my way to Sydney, Australia, my family and I got to have an impromptu day trip in San Francisco, California. We flew with United Airlines, and through some frustrating and unfortunate circumstances (like an hour delay of mechanical issues and taxing for 50 minutes), we missed our flight to Sydney and were stranded in the middle of the night in San Francisco. But, my family and I made lemonade out of lemons and decided to make the best...

How to Study for Midterms

Midterm week is only a day away at my school! I have so many exams and (unfortunately) all of them count towards my final grade. This means I HAVE TO do well on them in order to get a high mark for the class. I take 7 classes which respectively 7 exams. I have a lot of cramming to do because a whole semesters worth of knowledge is on the test! Here are some ways to study and resources that...

Competing In A Spartan Race

This past weekend I participated in A Spartan Race. A Spartan race is basically a run with obstacles in the way and models how Spartan’s in Ancient Greece trained and competed. I did the sprint version because it was my first time ever doing something like this! A sprint is 5 miles of obstacles and running. To prepare, a couple months prior I lifted weights, did sprints, and kept my body in shape. If I were to do it over...