The First Day at Leading Authorities, Inc.

I know it’s been a while since the last post, so here comes the one (maybe) ¬†you’ve been waiting for. The first day on the job went really well. My internship is in an area known here as “Dupont Circle.” It’s a few miles away from our housing on Capitol Hill, which means i have…

Trader Joe’s Insanity in DC

I thought I’d write a little blurb about how different the Trader Joe’s is out here in DC versus California. I’ve biked to the only two “close by” TJ’s locations in the city, both of them on the west end of town. It’s about a 3 mile bike ride to each location, but both are…

I’m biking everywhere again and Memorial Day (Day 2)

Ah, Memorial Day in DC. I never thought I’d be here for any holidays, and it turns out I am. We’ve got Fourth of July coming up and yesterday was another big holiday! The morning went pretty smoothly. Nobody had any of their internships so we just kind of hung around and had a lazy…

My First Night in DC

So I’ve been in DC for 24 hours now, so where do I even start? The plane ride was pretty good, probably because I was pretty buzzed from all the free alcohol. When I got off the plane, one of my house mates Eliana happened to be on the same flight and recognized me. Walking…

Today’s The Big Day

Well, the day has finally arrived. It’s Sunday, May 29th, the day I go to DC! Last night, Daniella was a big help in getting me packed up. We completely filled up a full-size luggage, a carry on, and my camera bag until the zippers barely closed. I went to bed about midnight and woke…