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Grown-Up English: LOL Moments With ESL Students

Rifling through some blog ideas, I found a dog-eared page recording hilarious moments with my adult ESL students. I decided to focus on this subject, most of all…

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

Hello, 2015! After a month-long break from blogging, I’m back to start the New Year. Many thanks to everyone who left such thoughtful and encouraging comments on my…

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7 of My Cringe-Worthy Spanish Mistakes

Language learning is a long, arduous process of aligning concepts, words, and registers. Slip up with one of these three categories, and you’ll find your foot in your…

Humorous English Shop Names in Spain

One thing I love about my new neighborhood is the lack of English I hear spoken on the streets. Everywhere I turn I hear Spanish, Spanish, Spanish, which…

Ode to My Metro Commute

As you descend the escalators in a zombie-like stupor, you realize that you could make this trek with your eyes closed. Perhaps you’re sleeping now. The crush of…

Hairy Christmas

I had tried to make the appointment for the previous Friday.  December 21 was my first day off, the first day of holiday freedom. “We’re a bit busy…