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Los Biblioteca Es Muy Macho!

So, I figured it’s time to focus on one of the items on my checklist, that being “learn.” Right now I define that as completing the default daily goals in both Duolingo, a language learning program, and Elevate, a brain training app similar in purpose to the better-known Lumosity website. 403 more words

Getting Better


Well, I am officially all settled into my new apartment! Yayyy! My hats are hanging on the door, my pictures are up on the wall, my clothes aren’t in suitcases anymore! 461 more words


Couple From Philly: Absolute Ledges

*Side note: I wrote this post while I was in Chile, sitting in a room, blaring cumbia, and drinking wine out of a coffee cup. I finished it right before I left to jump on a bus to go to my next destination. 669 more words


29th September 2015: Captain & Tennille - Por Amor Viviremos

Language – Spanish

Translation – We will live for love

I love this song!  The English version (Love Will Keep Us Together) always reminds me of listening to Terry Wogan on Radio 2 in the 1980s.   66 more words

Una Corriente Llamada Distracción

 Te despiertas en la mañana, ansioso de leer la palabra. Te preparas el café y te sientas sobre el sofá. Estas incomodo. Te cambias de posición…sigues incomodo. 768 more words


Calgary Restaurant: Empanada Queen

The last time I had empanadas was in New York. The crispy crust and tender inner texture of the Venezuelan empanadas was deliciously unforgettable. Since then, I had been longing for it, but was never in close vicinity to any community that has empanadas as a traditional food. 315 more words

Table For Two

Final Thoughts from our Trip to España

We made it back to the other side of “El Charco” just a few days ago. It’s taking us a bit longer to break free from the jet lag and adjust to the six-hour time difference (i.e., days starting at 4am). 940 more words

Bilingual Parenting