Category Archives: Daily Life

Fun App: Cat Spanish

Okay, so I admit I didn’t spend as much time learning Spanish as I should have before I came here. For that, I am deeply embarrassed. There is something to be said for learning by context and immersing oneself in … Continue reading

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Apologies…

My apologies for not updating much over the last two weeks. Have been a bit under the weather, and had some life things going on, and it all got the best of me. Please forgive me! I have a lovely … 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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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: 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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