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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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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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My Last Week in Pictures, Part II

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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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Aaaand Another Paseito

Yesterday was a truly spectacular day…crisp but delightfully warm in the sun, warm enough that some of my friends even went to the beach! Nope, but not us. We packed up our backpacks and headed back toward the area in … Continue reading

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My Day as a Tourist

I know that sounds strange, because I spend a lot of days – most especially when we are exploring new places – that I feel like a tourist. But today was a little different. C had clients in town, an … Continue reading

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Don’t Go Chasin Waterfalls

Bad TLC reference, sorry. But I keep singing it in my head, and who didn’t love that video? Yesterday was a really lovely spring-like day, so after we slept off our Friday night out, we decided to take a drive … Continue reading

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Yet Another Quirky Spanish Festival

Today we took a little drive to the beach/port town of Santoña, somewhere around 45 minutes to an hour east of Corrales up on the coast, for El Dia de Aldeano. Some of my friends had gone last year and … Continue reading

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Festivals, Bear Attacks, and Spanish Lessons

Where should I even begin? I’ve said before that fiestas and festivals are a dime a dozen around here. Somewhere in Spain, someone is celebrating something all the time. It’s been my experience that these festivals generally share the following … Continue reading

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Our Paseito in the Snow

Yesterday, we went for a little paseito. Except this time, I was a teeny bit (though not completely) more well informed about what was actually going to go down, so I had some level of expectation about what was lying … Continue reading

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