It’s been quite some time since I made a full blog post. Life has been pretty exciting and there haven’t been too many free moments to actually recount everything. My wonderful friend and new mommy Liz sent me a message yesterday that inspired me to write this catch-up post which I’d do through pictures. So… Continue reading A year in review: Aug 2016 – present
I learn something new every year that I am in Spain about the traditions during Christmas time (not to mention all of the festivities during the rest of the year). Above is a picture of a giant pasta shell, that is a symbol of Christmas because it is use in a Catalan soup made for… Continue reading Catalan Christmas Traditions!
I have sought far and wide to find an amazing burger in this town and with my trip this afternoon to Timesburg in Poble Nou, I think my search has ended (or atleast reach a high note!). Because I can’t resist queso de cabra I chose the Cabra – 200 grams of beef, queso de cabra,… Continue reading Timesburg: Amazing Burgers in BCN!
Over the past 4 week I have slowly accepted that I am becoming a maruja, the castellano word for housewife (the non-rich kind) that has become oddly relevant vocabulary, albeit with no husband or children. Being unassigned after a jam back 2,5 months in Africa has been a bit to cope with, but I’m starting… Continue reading Becoming a Maruja
After constantly seeing signs for Vall de Nuria on the FGC I was a bit skeptical that our camping weekend was going to be a tourist trap. But upon arrive (fully by public transport!) we ended up in an amazingly underrated campground at the base of the Pyrenees with the most vibrant, lush nature and animals… Continue reading Vall de Nuria Camping
The more time I spend living in Barcelona the more I realize just how beautiful this area is and how much there is still to enjoy! I cannot believe that I never took a trip to the Costa Brava in the 1.5 years of business school (well those were a bit hectic…), but day tripping… Continue reading Catalunya is so Effin’ Beautiful!