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Crikey!  The last couple of months have been a bit busy, hence the lack of posts.

I’m please to say that I passed the proofreading course with flying colours! 180 more words


Normal Life in Madrid

It seems like I should wait until I have something fascinating to write about before updating this blog, but life in Madrid is feeling more and more normal every day. 489 more words

Life In Spain

Walking the Walk: The End Always Arrives

In honor of #TBT (Throw Back Thursdays), I’ve been posting a series of blogs recounting my experience on Spain’s El Camino de Santiago. The experience taught me a great deal about life, even lessons that I would turn to months later to give me strength when life threw me a curve ball. 1,414 more words


Single in Spain

After a wonderfully crazy, fucked up baptism by fire school year spent teaching in Istanbul and a summer spent teaching in the amazing yet underrated country that is Romania, I have arrived at my new life in sunny Spain ready to face the new school year head on. 663 more words


TEDxMadrid 2014

Five years ago, I left the states with plans to create a home for myself here in Madrid. Turns out, I wasn’t the only one. Back in fall 2009, TEDx also made its way to Spain for the first time, with the first… 2,052 more words


Edible Insects and Dead Reptiles

Even after five years in a country, it’s still possible for new things to happen to you, for better or for worse…. 453 more words


TEDxMadrid 2014: Verdadero y Falso

Well, the day is finally here: the 2014 TEDxMadrid conference! I woke up bright and early feeling nervous about lots of things like…am I supposed to give everyone the typical Spanish two kisses? 91 more words