A few weekends ago I went out for the night and I didn’t return home until the next morning. Okay so it might have been the afternoon when I returned home. My friends and I went to breakfast after being out all night. #spanishnightlife Anyways, when I walked through the gate to our house, my… Continue reading Make My Heart Melt.
Days 13, 14 & 15 🙂 All the drafts that I started…now they are finished and all posted together. Working and living with children means that there is an automatic acknowledgement that you will be dealing with all sorts of bodily functions, being loved on, disliked, and the worst… T E M P E R … Continue reading The past 3 days.
I have been living in Spain for almost 5 months! First of all, where has the time gone!? I have no idea. I know that these past 5 months have taught me so much, and I have grown so much. I think the biggest thing I’ve learned about myself is that I can do it.… Continue reading Mis Niños.
This song has been on repeat in our house since yesterday afternoon. It’s pretty catchy too. But it just warms my heart that my kiddos have wanted to listen to it constantly. A day and a half and still going strong. Jaime came home from soccer practice and immediately turned on the song. Naturally the… Continue reading Color Esperanza.
I have never seen this movie. I just knew there was a movie by this title. Guess I should watch it sometime and see what it is about. Anyway… This is phrase “lost in translation” is a pretty common occurrence in our household. It’s completely justified and expected. My kiddos speak Spanish and I’m talking… Continue reading Lost in Translation.
Whoops…so Blogging 201 ended Friday. And I can honestly say that I did not really participate all that much this time around. Oops! And I didn’t even blog this week. Things just seemed to pass by and I never got a chance. So let’s do a little recap of my week shall we… Monday was… Continue reading Crash and burn.
1. This weekend I was sick and in bed. Not fun. My voice got better then worse. However, the nice part was getting to rest in bed and watch tv (read: Gilmore Girls). Truthfully, I think this was my body’s way of telling me to chill and relax (messaged received). My Spanish mama was great.… Continue reading It’s the little things.
We went our entire afternoon without shouting or crying. Did you read that? Without shouting or crying!!! I mean, honestly, I’m truly shocked. Maybe my babies were being extra sweet since I lost my voice over the weekend. But whatever the reason, I was super thankful for it. Not only because I can barely speak,… Continue reading Sin gritar o llorar.
So this post was intended to go up the end of August when we got home from Asturias. That obviously did not happen. Here it is now…a few weeks late, but better late than never! Recap of the end of summer vacation in Asturias. Uno. We drove up to Lalo and Lala’s (Monica’s parents) house.… Continue reading Asturias Round Two.
I thought that when the kiddos started school, things would be much more easy going. Boy was I wrong! Okay, maybe not completely 100% wrong, but things are not just a walk in the park now. I mean, yes we have a few more time crunches than what we had in the summer time, which… Continue reading School Daze.