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I put blogging on hold (and I missed it!)

Somewhere between July and August I fell off the blogging bandwagon. Where the heck did this fall take place? Last summer I was back in Arkansas for nearly 3…

November and the Dreaded In-Between

Recently I read a blog entry that summed up the general malaise that I was feeling toward Spain and life: How to Fight Expat Depression: Just Remember You’re Not…

Spanish Customs That Make a Guiri Cringe

My fourth Spain-iversary quietly came and went in September. Since then, I’ve been reflecting on the incredible Spanish adventures of the past few years, as well as less savory…

Waiting for News: Ebola in Madrid

The following are some notes that I took over the course of the last few weeks. In no way is this entry a comprehensive timeline. (Let’s face it, my post…

On Writing an Expat Blog

Recently I was tagged by Courtney of Adelante to participate in a discussion about the writing process. Since this is something all bloggers do but don’t usually address, I was…

You Know It’s Fall in Madrid When …

Yesterday was the first day of fall in Madrid–did you notice any differences? Before I came to Spain, I enjoyed a glorious fall that slowly eased into winter….