As of yesterday, I have been on this mad adventure for four months. And wow, what a ride it has been so far. You name an emotion, and I've felt it. From astonishment, adoration and agony to zany, zealous and zen. Most of the time my psyche has been rockin' …
It's cold here in Germany. Down to the high 30's(F)...which for this Florida girl might as well be -20. Time to start wearing a hat. Amber lent me one before I left York, along with four sweaters. And thank god she did, otherwise I would be dead by now. I have …
I'm in Germany! (And experiencing autumn for the first time in over 20 years) Specifically, I am in a small town in the north called Grossenkneten. I must say, it's been a long, strange two weeks since we last spoke. I will be here for a month, which will allow me …
So, just to let you all know, I got my asthma meds and I'm all good to go. Funnily enough, my foray to the Walk in Clinic is the farthest I've explored here in Leeds. Mostly I've just kept to my immediate environs. (The pics up there are the house I have …
It's 4:51 am here in Leeds, and I have been up all night. That isn't by itself all that unusual, as since almost immediately after embarking on this adventure I reverted back to the natural night owl tendency that is my default mode. Tonight however, I am awake for an additional reason- my asthma …
(Sorry about the bad pun in the title, I couldn't help myself.) So, yes, here I am in Leeds. For those of you unfamiliar with the geography of England, Leeds is in 'The North'-only 24 miles away from York. (I loved all the road signs on the highway...'The North'...making it an independent …

Rebecca's Travel Tidbits: