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Okemo Valley Vermont Vacation Guide

By Kristance Harlow | August 25, 2014 | 2 Comments
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Be nice to the locals. Okemo Valley is so beautiful and picturesque because of the hard work of everyone living there. Drive safe, don’t tailgate, and take cues from anyone with a Vermont license plate.

World Cup in Buenos Aires

By Kristance Harlow | July 18, 2014 | 5 Comments
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I have gone through phases where I am into sports, but right now it just isn’t my thing. During the World Cup I wasn’t that invested in the games. If the US was playing at the same time as another game, I’d ask my boyfriend, Alejandro, to switch to the US game. Then I’d end…

Lightning Storm

Expats and Depression: The Research

By Kristance Harlow | July 14, 2014 | 10 Comments
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My last blog post on depression and expats sparked some interesting discussions on LinkedIn. Unfortunately, I accidentally deleted the thread when I got pissed at my non-responding mouse and started clicking it like a madwoman. In my fury of clicks it responded, just to delete a very productive conversation. Thanks technology. I’m going to follow…

Me Journaling on the beach

Expats, Depression, and Honesty

By Kristance Harlow | July 8, 2014 | 7 Comments
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[dt_quote type=”pullquote” layout=”left” font_size=”big” animation=”none” size=”1″]Now it is 11am on the 16th. I barely slept. My anxiety is through the roof. My heart is racing, my head is in a nervous fog, my stomach is tied up in knots and I could throw up. I’m holding something in, but what? What is weighing so heavily…

Gaucho Dancing and Flag Day in Argentina

By Kristance Harlow | June 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Argentina has one of the world’s happiest flags. Two wide sky blue stripes flank a white stripe in the middle of the flag. An ornate sun with a peaceful looking face sits against the white backdrop. It’s a scene played out the majority of the time in Buenos Aires. Here the winters are mild and…

Quiz: What Type of Traveler Are You?

By Kristance Harlow | June 4, 2014 | 2 Comments
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Everyone has an inner traveler in them, even if they’ve never ventured far from their hometown. I thought it’d be fun to find out what kind of traveler YOU are!

Sunny Seattle and Pike Place Explorations

By Kristance Harlow | May 28, 2014 | 2 Comments
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I know the statistics about the cloudy weather and the rainy days, but after the perfect day I had in Seattle it’s hard to believe such a lively place could ever be constantly covered with such haze.

Pacific Girl Boat

Pacific Girl: Feeling My Pacific Northwest Roots

By Kristance Harlow | May 15, 2014 | 4 Comments
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Age, late 20s Pacific Northwest Roots In the weeks leading up to my journey to the Pacific Northwest, I was experiencing higher than normal levels of anxiety. Trying to chase and catch enough jobs so I would have enough money to pay rent and pay for my trip. I suppose I was feeling a sense…

Most Annoying Things About Argentina

By Kristance Harlow | April 10, 2014 | 1 Comment
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Don’t worry, I haven’t forgotten about my blog readers! I just am expanding my projects and trying something new! New writing coming soon. Thanks for staying tuned my fellow travel lovers!  

Dancing

Argentina Street Music and Public Awkward Dancing

By Kristance Harlow | April 8, 2014 | 3 Comments
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Check out my newest video on YouTube, back on the video bandwagon. And this time it is about travel in Buenos Aires, and the street music. Don’t worry I’m as awkward as always in it, but there’s some cool info there too!

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