The title should be self-explanatory. If not, then I'll present you with a list of various annoyances that bring a frown to my face. ∙ 1) The fact that there is a trio of flies that are currently buzzing around my room. I have since opened ...―
Today is officially my last day as a twenty-five year old. ∙ Today, I received a care package from Mom, which brought a smile to my face. Then I received a wedding invitation to my dear friend Emily's mariage for this summer. I can hardly...―
Hi. If you are new to this blog, allow me to give you a very warm welcome to Two Beans or Not Two Beans and to the very first blog post of 2013. ∙ (If you aren't new to this blog, welcome back. I do ask that you please bear with me for a ...―
1) Celebrated the New Year amid my family in Miami. ∙ 2) Greatly progressed in writing the first novel of my trilogy. ∙ 3) With much hoopla, celebrated my 25th birthday among family and friends. ∙ 4) Got attacked by flying...―
That time of the year has come, the days when you dig out storage the funky decorations that you string on the fragrant branches of a tree. In my case, due to moving back to the United States in 2011, I had none of the decorations that my French ...―
In my previous post, I talked about how I had a doctor's appointment at the Nantes Office Français de l'Immigration et de l'Intégration. ∙ Little I know that a few weeks later, I would have the occasion to experience second doctor's visit....―
For the third time in my American life, I found myself with the task of having to pay a visit to my good friends at the Office Française de l'Immigration et de l'Intégration (the OFII), and a couple of things have changed since my last doctor's...―
The weather is cold outside, which means that châtaigne season is upon us. ∙ For some people, roasted chestnuts evokes fond memories of going out by the chestnuts trees with their families to collect the nuts fallen into the grass. For me, ...―
Warning: this post will either make you laugh or, if you are a Whovian, cringe and hate me. ∙ (Also, this post is long because I probably won't be writing anything new until mid-November. Deal with it.) ∙ It all started the moment I...―
It has been a little over a month (five weeks to be exact) since I started my new job as a full-time teacher in France. ∙ Like with any new venture, the beginning proved to be trying, even to the point of constantly feeling a searing...―
I've got a little story to tell you all. ∙ Between late 2010 and early 2011, Yours Truly participated in a series of pedagogic English-speaking videos that were created to instruct French students on refining their oral and listening...―
Currently around a half of organizations ranging in size from SMEs to large multinationals ...
∙ One of the few things I consider when buying a frock is the print. Growing up, I ...
My first thought when I saw the topic for this weeks Photo Challenge: Curves was the ...