Checking In VIII.


Making: Greek-yogurt bread!  It’s so easy and so good!  Think soft, fluffy bread that’s only made with flour, yogurt, eggs, baking soda, and salt.  I will post a recipe soon! Cooking:  this winter, I have been loving this fall wheat berry salad by Kath Eats.  Super easy to keep in the fridge and pull out for lunch.  […]

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An Amazing Thanksgiving in Madrid


Wow, this year’s Thanksgiving in Madrid was AMAZING!  I had previously written that I was excited since it would be Luis’ first real Thanksgiving, but it was also the first time he really used his new apartment and it could have been the first time that things got badly stained, BUT- I am so happy […]

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Thanksgiving in Madrid and Being Thankful

pumpkin pie Bruja's Bakery

When you live abroad, people always ask: “but don’t you miss home, don’t you miss your family?”.  And the answer is always the same: do I miss the United States?   Not particularly.  But do I miss the comfort of ‘home’ and the warmth that comes with that word?  yes.  And of course I miss my […]

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Life moves so quickly. Time flies, there’s never enough time in the day. You’re always tired, there is always more to accomplish. AHHHFBFDBBSFBSDBHHB. Like that. But there are also so many good, sweet moment. I want to look back and remember them, so here they are. Had to share this salad.  I mean, LOOK at […]

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5 Things I Miss About Home During the Fall


I actually just changed that title from 5 Reasons Why Madrid S*&?!s During the Fall, so that’s the alternate title 😉 Spain is great for so many reasons, one of them being the weather.  Dry summers with hardly any clouds ever, low rainfall, not super cold in the winter.  It’s a decent situation, but one […]

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