Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Cris Pearson
8 followers
8 followers
About
Cris's posts

Post has attachment
Fish and Whole Foods
I was used to the weather here in the UK until the wind decided to go crazy and try to blow me off my feet and smack me in the face with a million leaves.  It reminded me of that one Winnie the Pooh, where Piglet gets blown away by these insanely strong win...

Post has attachment
I visited a Castle!
I got to visit a Castle today! Childhood dream fulfilled! (kinda, childhood me would not have expected to tour prison cells when she visited a castle)   Presenting Oxford Castle! Not exactly a Disney castle, especially since it was later used as a prison an...

Post has attachment
Rabbits and the History of Science
One of my favorite things to do while walking around the city is to pick a person and try to imagine how I would describe them if they were a character in a book. I learned in creative writing class that the best way to do this is to pick the 2 or 3 most de...

Post has attachment
Things I heard outside my window #3
1.)  Someone decided to play "Uptown Funk" really really loudly in the middle of the night... 2.) [two boys arguing ] -Mate I could totally beat you in a race -No, no you couldn't, never I will always win -Fine, let's race right here -What? -I'll race you t...

Post has attachment
TACOS TACOS TACOS
While leaving Christ Church I got a little disoriented and ended up on one of the many small side roads in Oxford. I tend to avoid these because they are usually one way and you may get run over by an angry cyclist. However, on that road I beheld one of the...

Post has attachment
Christ Church
Visited Christ Church, which was absolutely gorgeous! It was a lot bigger than I expected since it's a school, a gallery, and a cathedral. The Cathedral was beautiful and they still hold services there. They were holding a small Catholic liturgy in one of t...

Post has attachment
Onnnn Myyyy OOOOOOWN......
    So, I'm not actually living alone, I have 5 roommates, but I am living more on my own than I ever have in the past. I'm actually very  impressed with how well I've been able to keep myself alive so far. Here's a couple fun facts about life in the Dorms,...

Post has attachment
My James Joyce Moment
      First off, I think it says something about my parent's taste in music that I started missing home while listening to the soundtrack to Pretty in Pink. I blame them entirely for my love of 80s music and movies.       So, most young adults I know can po...

Post has attachment
Funny shop names #1
One of my favorite  things in the world is clever shop names and this one was especially brilliant. A pie shop called the "Pie-minister" :) Though it in no way tops the brilliance that is "Sun of a Beach Tanning"

Post has attachment
Happy Catholic holiday I use as an excuse to eat chocolate
      Valentines Day at my Lutheran elementary school was handled with the type of delicacy usually reserved for handling poisonous snakes.       There was a party and class moms brought cookies and all,  but words like "friendship" and  "Joy" and "The love...
Wait while more posts are being loaded