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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…

5 Things I Learned in Less Than 5 Days in Spain

5 Things I Learned in Less Than 5 Days in Spain

I’ve had rather a lot to learn in less than a week. I’ve never felt so naive or small. Also, I’ve never been this silent. Everything is new…

Arriving in Spain Solo

Arriving in Spain Solo

I made it. Travel days are the worstttt. And I always seem to forget that when it comes to the whole transplanting your life overseas thing…

How to Pack for One Year in One Suitcase

How to Pack for One Year in One Suitcase

A year in Spain. I look across the room at my closet, and let out a huge sigh. I actually did it and packed for a year, but I’m leaving 9…

Ten Days Till Moving to Spain

Ten Days Till Moving to Spain

I’ve taken to yelling “Vivo para España!” quite frequently. When I am with my friends, when I’m making my way out of a baseball game, when I…

Exploring the Barbican in Plymouth, England

Exploring the Barbican in Plymouth, England

I officially love love love two new things. One is Strongbow Cider. The other is the Barbican. Actually, three. Fish and chips can go on the…

The Blarney Castle, Dublin, and the Guinness Factory

The Blarney Castle, Dublin, and the Guinness Factory

On Sunday we took another all day tour, this time to Blarney Castle. I was really excited to see Blarney Castle, but also to kiss the…

Visiting the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland

Visiting the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland

Ireland has always been on my bucket list. I've been in love with the culture, music, and history since I was a small girl. Mostly because…