June 13, 2015

Au Revoir!

     Today is the day! As of this evening, I will be boarding an evening flight bound for France to begin my month-long summer study abroad program! I will be living in Tours, France (about two hours by train from Paris), staying with a host family, and will be attending school and taking language immersion classes Monday-Friday. My weekends will hopefully be spent soaking up as much of the culture and sights of Tours, the Loire Valley (and Paris!) that I can get in!


Repost of my own photo that I used to announce my study abroad trip a couple months back!!


     I will be blogging while abroad (did you really think I could quit for a whole month?! ;-) ),  but my blogging schedule will look a bit different than what it has been lately. You might have noticed that over the past month or so I have finally developed a semi consistent posting schedule!! My blog is right now on a MWF schedule for fashion posts, with lifestyle posts appearing sometimes on the weekends. While I am in France, I will be posting Mondays and Thursdays guaranteed. (I already have Monday's post written and scheduled and I can definitely say that y'all won't want to miss it!)

     I am hoping to start doing recaps of my life abroad in France on Fridays, in place of my Southern Belle in the 'Bunk posts, seeing how much extra time I have for writing. (I might just save all of France recaps for the blog until I return home.) It just depends what my internet situation is like once I get there, and how much free time I have in the evenings!


     Lastly: what will be updated more than the blog while I'm abroad is my social media! Please be sure to follow me if you aren't already!!

     Instagram: @miss_alk
     Snapchat: @miss_alk
     Twitter: @rainbowflash94


     I would appreciate any prayers or well wishes today for safe travels! I am not as nervous about the flight... but more nervous for my arrival... right after getting into Paris I need to make my way onto a train, and then later change trains- all while fighting off jet lag and keeping an eye on all my luggage! Eeeek!


     Stay tuned for Monday's post!


     xoxo Miss ALK

5 comments:

  1. Yippee!! You are going to have the time of your life!! Prayers for a safe trip and wonderful journey you are going to experience in France!! I CAN'T WAIT for your updates and I hope all goes smoothly :)

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  2. Have so much fun girl!
    Looking forward to your posts from abroad.

    xoxo, Jenny || Breakfast at Lillys

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  3. Yay! So excited for you and can't wait to follow along with your adventures :)

    XX, SS || A Little Seersucker Sass

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  4. Good luck! Can't wait to see all of your pictures!

    xoxo,
    Katie
    chicincarolina.blogspot.com

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