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Second Annual Cantabrian Thanksgiving

It was such a hit last year that we did it again. Thanksgiving in Corrales. We couldn’t actually do it on Thanksgiving Day (that stupid work thing again…), so we did it on the following Saturday. We had a much … Continue reading

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Last Month in Pictures

Once again, I’ve fallen off the blog bandwagon. This job thing really gets in the way, I tell ya. In any case, here is a catch-up attempt. (For a much more illustrative post on chestnuts, C wrote a great one here.) … Continue reading

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My First Year and (almost) a Month in Spain

Good GOD. I sit here and can hardly even believe that I have been here more than a year. My one year anniversary was October 18th. I showed up here with more stuff than there was room, head still spinning … Continue reading

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A Lil Trip to Zamora

Our friends Daniel and Tracie were in Spain last week – he has family in Segovia, so they come every year and try to tie in some travel someplace else before they head there. This year they went to the … Continue reading

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Back to Work!!

Just short of my one year anniversary of living in Spain, I have officially re-entered the world of the working. I have begun a completely new “career” at age 40. Yikers. The best part? It’s doing something I’ve wanted to do … Continue reading

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Oh, What a Week

This has been one of the most monumental weeks in my year of living in Spain. Where do I even begin? One. We just dropped my PARENTS off at the airport this morning, after their first ever week-long visit to … Continue reading

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Completely Random Observations

I know, I was about to write Part 2 of our Ribera excursion, but I’ve been mulling on a handful of totally random thoughts so I thought I’d write them down. Completely random and disconnected, some that I’ve sat on … Continue reading

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Market Research in Ribera del Duero – Part 1

Yes, yes, yes, I am lucky that my fiance (heeehee, I still get tickled when I write that) needs to do things like “check out a wine region” in order to know it well enough to bring clients there. And … Continue reading

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My Two-and-a-half Cents on Wedding Planning

No, this is not necessarily a Spain specific post. But seeing as it has consumed an inordinate amount of my time for the last few weeks I thought I would take a few minutes to jot down my thoughts. I … Continue reading

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My Last Week in Pictures, Part I

I started writing this post a few times, and then got way behind and life moved on and we did more things, and now to write about them all seems overkill. So, I figured I’d just use my pictures. A … Continue reading

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