6 days into the New Year and so far 2015 has been good to me. December 31 started with family and it was a fun day. I had the kiddos in the morning until lunchtime and then at 6pm Monica and I were prepped and ready to run San Silvestre. This is a 10k run… Continue reading Feliz Año Nuevo.
This is the first year in my short 23 years of life that I have not spent the holidays at home. So naturally it was different and I was slightly missing my fam-bam. BUT…my Spanish Christmas was not too shabby. So here’s what I did this year celebrating Christmas with my Spanish family 🙂 We… Continue reading Navidad en España.
TODAY MY CHRISTMAS BOX CAME!!!! To say I’m excited is a bit of an understatement. Yeee! Been waiting on it for just shy of two weeks. And I’ve got to give a huge shout out and big thank you to my mom. This is amazing. Above and beyond what I was expecting to get in… Continue reading Christmas Came Early!!!
Christmas music and movies definitely help me get in the Christmas spirit. I’d say that my favorite movie would be Elf. There are just so many quotable lines in that movie, and always laugh while watching it. I’m gonna watch it tonight for the first time this season!! My other favorites are A Miracle… Continue reading Do you wanna build a snowman?!
Currently I’m counting down to a few things: the day until my Christmas package from home arrives, the day we leave for Asturias for Christmas, and New Years Eve. Christmas Package. Almost immediately after Thanksgiving I asked my mother dearest to send me some items of clothing. Partly because I don’t have a lot clothes… Continue reading Countdown to…
This is a day late, but no worries, better late than never! Yesterday was a holiday, which meant no school or work for the kiddos or the parents. I decided to make sugar cookies with my munchkins and then invite some of their friends over as well. That way they could do a fun thing… Continue reading Sugar Cookies.
Tuesday, December 2. Time for another Musica en Martes. Depending on where you are located, you may or may not have celebrated Thanksgiving this past Thursday. In the good ole US of A it’s a day full of family, food, and football; at least in my household. Since I’m in Spain, I didn’t get to… Continue reading Musica en Martes 4.
Personally, I try to listen to Christmas music after Thanksgiving. #givethanksgivingachance But, since Thanksgiving isn’t celebrated here in Spain, I almost forgot that it was Thursday. And Thurdsday morning, I was looking up advent verses for December and it occurred to me that I kind of wanted to listen to Christmas music. However I resisted… Continue reading December is Coming.
This post is going up a bit later than I intended, but I do have some good stories for you! If you don’t know, Spain doesn’t celebrate Thanksgiving. Shocker, I know! 😱 Weird, only the US celebrates this holiday…anyway, Michelle and I decided that we wanted to bring the US to Spain and planned to… Continue reading Thanksgiving!
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.