Acción de Gracias

As all of my Americans get ready for their nice four-day-holiday-weekend filled with football and copious amounts of turkey, I decided it was my “American” duty to bring a hearty, Thanksgiving celebration right here to Sant Llorenc! Without the luxury of having Thursday and Friday off from school/work, I decided to celebrate this past weekend with my family and closest friends here in Spain. This … Continue reading Acción de Gracias

Un Mes

Today is the one month mark of being in Spain. Sometime, about 3 weeks ago, my life seemed to hit the fast forward button. Well, no wonder, I have been a busy girl! I have joined the local girl’s volleyball team (a compilation of early-20-somethings) who are “serious” about volleyball…well, sort of. Practices are three days a week, MWF, (Mondays being from 9pm-11pm, dang those … Continue reading Un Mes

¡Bienvenidos a España!

After about 24 hours (including time change, layover and 13 hours of flying time), I finally made it to España. I was a little worried when I couldn’t find Dad, Santi, but after locating a pay-phone and making a quick call to his cell, we were finally united (much to my relief). After an delicious Mediterranean lunch of salmon, rice and a side dish of steamed … Continue reading ¡Bienvenidos a España!