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Where are the Property Brothers when you need them?

Yes, our house hunt continues, although because things don’t pop up in the market as often as in the states, it has slowed. Significantly. In any case, I’ll continue my rant about what kinds of places, and with what kind … Continue reading

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My Version of International House Hunters

We have to move. Le sigh. We found out about a month ago, a day or two before C left for the states for the holidays, that the owner of our place would like to actually live in her own … Continue reading

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My Annual Thanksgiving Post

I’ll skip the part where I say it’s been forever, because, well, that’s how I’ve started my last few posts. So I’m going with the assumption that it’s just a given. Moving on. Today we had our Third Annual Corrales … Continue reading

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Visitors, Sightseeing, and Chickens

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

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And then came May and June…

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

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Two Winter Outings

Over the last week or so, we took a couple of lil excursions. The first was following a stop in Santander for what ultimately proved to be a bit of unsuccessful Christmas shopping. But oh well. We ate lunch there … 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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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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