Monthly Archives: September 2009

26 September

It’s been a month since I arrived in Vilnius.  A month and a day since I looked back at my Dad standing on the other side of security and said goodbye to Pocatello.  I have adjusted to living in a … Continue reading

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lots of new pictures up at flickr.com/charissabrammer. FINALLY figured out how to get the dormitory network to allow me to upload photos. yay!

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20 September

It has been a good week.  I am feeling more comfortable in Vilnius, I feel like I might really be making friends (rather than where-are-you-from-what-are-you-studying acquaintances).  There are significantly fewer roaches in the kitchen, and I am getting really good … Continue reading

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14 September

This morning, I was really excited to have my first real class in something, and to be done with the endless “you will have one test and a paper due, please show up to class” bullshit that always goes on … Continue reading

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12 September

Lithuania continues to surprise me. Example: last night I went to happy hour at the US Embassy (which is clear across the goddamn town, and I doubt that I will end up there for a long time.  Why couldn’t they … Continue reading

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8 September

The Great Apple Pie Disaster went as well as could be expected.  I burnt the shit out of the top crust the first time around (NOW you tell me that no one uses that oven), but the inside was spared, … Continue reading

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7 September

Today I: cried because I am not going to be able to do laundry for two more weeks, according to the laundry schedule of doom and sadness washed my underpants in the shower with some weird Lithuanian laundry soap began … Continue reading

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