I just got home after being away for 17 days. 17 days is sort of a long time. The first two weeks I was in Madrid for a very super-intense training course. By very super intense, I mean I left … Continue reading
Two days after returning from Ponferrada, my parents showed up. The timing of their visit was based on the date of our July Spanish wedding celebration, so they were in town a few days before, and stayed a few days … Continue reading
Well, the time had come. We packed our bags for two weeks, took a delightful detour, and we – just like the GPS lady says – arrived at our destination. Ponferrada. First a little about Ponferrada. It’s in the province … Continue reading
A while back I had talked about being hospitaleros. Well, not too terribly long after that weekend course, we found out that we were assigned to an albergue in Ponferrada for the first half of July. Ponferrada is about 330 … Continue reading
In May we were settling back in from all the excitement around the wedding, our trip to Tuscany, and we were both back to work right away (which is why our trip to Tuscany was like a mini-moon…). And in … Continue reading
I’ve slacked off again. We had a wonderful quick trip to Tuscany following the wedding. Here are some shots.
During the school year, we need to plan any extended vacations around the school calendar. That means two weeks at Christmas, a week and a half at Spring Break, and dozens of miscellaneous scattered holidays that sometimes fall on a … Continue reading