Tag Archives: Santander

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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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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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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A Glitch in the Process

Sigh. So much for easy peasy as far as this parejo de hecho business goes. We got a letter today from the Spanish powers that be that says that the document – that we went all the way down to … Continue reading

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The Process Continues (and Today’s Thoughts)

This morning we took C’s aunt into Santander (by car) because it is his uncle’s birthday, and he had made some special requests for his birthday lunch: razor clams, lamb tonsils and some sort of fish. So it was going … Continue reading

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Spanish Classes and Baking

So, I started my Spanish classes this morning!! So fun! Like I said, they are private, so it was just me and my teacher, Estela. We probably chatted for the first 45 minutes or an hour…just so she could get … Continue reading

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Shopping!

There are always certain things or certain experiences that you can have anywhere in the world and they make you feel the same way, or evoke the same emotion. I was thinking this on one of our Halloween nights while … Continue reading

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