Sara Laughed
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Life

Read about my life and lessons, from my gap year through college to post-grad life abroad.

Buffering

Sometimes, it feels like everything happens all at once. For example, over the summer there was an eleven day period in which I: turned 23, became an American citizen, incorporated my business, launched a website, and got my license (took me long enough). And then there are times when it feels like I’m stuck. It’s…

Revisiting My Semester Goals // Love and Liefs

Dear Shannon, I hope you’re having a wonderful time together with your boyfriend right now! It was so lovely to read all about the things you’re grateful for, not just in your most recent blog post but also on your Instagram all month long. Your posts always make my day! I’m having a great time at home…

Ordinary Time: My Six-Month Reflections

The last six months have been some of the most incredible and surprising of my life. Since May, I’ve traveled to cities around the country, met my role models, become an American citizen, bought an apartment with my boyfriend in Europe, and written two books. Today, I’m sharing this slice of my life and lessons with…

A Week in Seattle + The Last Goodbye

Ken and I hadn’t seen each other since March. We celebrated our four-year anniversary together during my spring break, and then thanks to my summer job and final semester of college, we did eight straight months of long distance. When it turned out he had a conference in Seattle this weekend, we decided to splurge…

We’re With You // Love and Liefs

Dear Shannon, I’ve been struggling to write this post because I’m struggling to find the words to sum up the last few days. Readers may know that we both attend Wellesley College, which is Hillary Clinton’s alma mater. We both were looking forward to this election, and we were both hoping (and praying) for a…