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First Day of School as a Language Teacher

First Day of School as a Language Teacher

Yesterday was my first day as an assistant teacher. I will say that I was excited to start working after a month hiatus from that status…

Day Trip To Zaragoza, Spain

Day Trip To Zaragoza, Spain

The failures of train schedules and ticket purchases. No trip is complete without a little bit of failure and a lot of fun. Of course…

The Long and Winding Road in Spain

The Long and Winding Road in Spain

The finishing of the never-ending paperwork (kinda). Yesterday I headed to Logroño to finish turning in all my paperwork. We took this thing…

I Blessed the Rains Down in Africa

I Blessed the Rains Down in Africa

I woke up and felt like I needed to jam. I rolled out of bed, selected Spotify, and not only did it work because WE HAVE WiFi, but “Africa…

Calahorra Pepper Festival and Long Walks

Calahorra Pepper Festival and Long Walks

On Friday I went to Arnedo to visit one of my schools and check out the pueblo. But in fact, I don’t think it’s incredibly small. In my mind…

The Story of Finding a Place to Live: Final Installment

The Story of Finding a Place to Live: Final Installment

It’s strange to realize that I have almost been in Spain for 15 days, and that I spent most of those days trying to find a place to live. In…

San Mateo Festival and Seeking WiFi

San Mateo Festival and Seeking WiFi

Nothing determines your life more here than free WiFi, and I’ve recently discovered just how much! I only have one GB of data on my phone…

When Life Hands You A Hard Earned Lemon

When Life Hands You A Hard Earned Lemon

So there I was, having a meltdown yesterday and wilting. The extreme pendulum of emotions swung once more. Today I traveled to Calahorra…

“Don’t Loose Yourself Learning How to Fly”

“Don’t Loose Yourself Learning How to Fly”

Part of my deal with myself was to be real with this blog. Often I read blogs that talk about how fantastic everything is, all the time…