Monthly Archives: March 2014

Recipe: Spicy Chicken Stir-Fry

So, since this is about me and my life, I get to write about what I want. And today it is about my dinner. I have, over the last few years, discovered a love of cooking. It started with very … Continue reading

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Hidden Gems: Street Art

One of the things I find most fascinating in Barcelona is the street art. Graffiti and tagging are prevalent all over the place, in (almost?) every part of the world, but folks in Barcelona seem to take it to a … Continue reading

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TBT: First days in Barcelona, 2012

I’ve never really done a “throwback Thursday” type of thing before. Every week, I see TBT posts all over my Facebook; older songs, photos from when the OP was a kid, college days, you name it. As I sat here, … Continue reading

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Growth and Potential

Growth can mean many things, depending on context. To me, growth for this entry has two distinct meanings: 1. I am getting back into my Spanish ‘lessons’ (hola Duolingo!). While this is helping me with the basics and understanding context, … Continue reading

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Adventure: Sitges and Al’s Burger Bar!

I definitely qualify this one as an adventure! Our new friend Sarah is heading back to Denmark at the end of the month, and although she’s been here for several months, there are a few things she hadn’t yet experienced … Continue reading

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Adventure: Cementiri de Montjuïc and Bus 21

I really hesitated in calling this an ‘adventure,’ as a visit to a cemetery isn’t on the same level as going to an amusement park. However, we found the cemetery to be quite fascinating. I will have to try and … Continue reading

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Adventure: Montjuïc and the Telefèric

As we’ve settled into our flat, I find we’ve been going on fewer ‘adventures.’ To clarify, we spent much of our first months exploring anything we could find. The zoo, the aquarium, the Gothic, the tiny little streets with the … Continue reading

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Sunday, Lazy Sunday

Well hello there! It’s a waning Sunday afternoon in Barcelona, and as usual we didn’t do a whole lot. Sundays tend to be reserved as our mega lazy days, as many shops (except in the tourist area) are closed. There … Continue reading

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