Week Five: NYC

A full week that led into a full weekend! New York can wipe you out if you have family in town. Trekking from the Statue of Liberty to across the Brooklyn Bridge all the way up to the Natural History Museum and to a Yankees game can make you very thankful for pajamas and an early night.

With only three weeks left, my time in New York seems fleeting instead of daunting now. While having my mom in town has made me miss home, I know that I need to savor my last few weeks in this place.

New York will teach you a lot about patience and contentment. Here's to the three weeks of adventure and a longer post next Sunday!