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A year is a very long time.

What began as a semester in Sevilla somehow turned into three. Since my last post: I went to work at a summer camp in Ireland, spent the end of Summer home in Minnesota, Came back to Sevilla in the Fall … Continue reading

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With setting up life in a new country, adjustments are bound to be made.  Listed below are some of  the unexpected differences that initially I was caught off guard by, but have now become accustomed to here in Sevilla. 1 … Continue reading

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I’m A Kangaroo

Not actually.  Canguro is how Spaniards refer to a live in nanny or au pair, which is what I’ve been up to these past few weeks.  Life in Sevilla was too great to leave so I found myself a job … Continue reading

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Sevilla la Maravilla

I didn’t realize how difficult it would be to keep this blog updated.  I could say I’m too busy, but lets be real, this is Spain and no one is ever actually busy.  At any given time there are four options: converse, eat, … Continue reading

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Playing Catch-Up

Shoot, I’ve got some serious catch up to play with this post.  So here goes…    My entire program went to Granada a few weekends back.  Our bus left at 8:30 Friday morning so none of us were too stoked … Continue reading

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Just call this my, “Yes mom I’m safe, having fun and still alive (I promise)” blog.

Don´t get me wrong, I love my mother dearly, but when I have a half hour to make it through security and hop on a plane I´m not too keen on photo-ops.  I would like to point out that my … Continue reading

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