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And one more thing…

After I posted last night, I realized I had forgotten to include a few thoughts. One. I was coming home on the train yesterday, and there was a rather old couple who got on the train after I did and … Continue reading

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Three Observations from Today’s Outing

It was a lovely day this morning, and a normal regular ole work day nestled in between two days of fiesta, so I figured since everything was open, I’d hop a train to Santander. One of the things I love … Continue reading

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My First Turkey Day in Spain

10:45 and C is basically passed out on the couch. Our friends just left and I feel exhausted, but I had such a wonderful day. I spent a few hours last night doing most of the prep work…chopping, mincing, grating, … Continue reading

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T-Minus 2 Days!! (And a bit more on The Process…)

Well, first of all, about the process. As I mentioned, the good ole folks who handle the approval process for parejos de hecho in Santander didn’t so much like the paper that we had gone alllllll the way to Madrid … Continue reading

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The Cow Fair

Today was some sort of cow fair (I honestly don’t know what the Spanish name for it is, other than “la feria” which seems to apply to every fair) in the town right next to us, just across the river … Continue reading

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The Weekend

Suffice it to say that they drink a lot of wine here. Well…maybe it’s just that my friends drink a lot of wine, so that isn’t so much specific to Spain as it is to me? And maybe it’s not … Continue reading

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La Comida

Seeing as though it’s the most important meal of the day, I thought it deserved its own post. The meal schedule in Spain is one of the biggest things I had to adjust to when I arrived for the semester … Continue reading

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