Community, Events, Fiesta

Christmas Lights in Vilanova i la Geltrú

Merry Christmas Eve! Happy Hanukkah! I hope that you are enjoying time with family and friends. Making new traditions. Treasuring old traditions. We are embracing new and old traditions. Maybe blending the two together. There are things I miss about being home in the States. However, I must say that I love the non-commercialism of… Continue reading Christmas Lights in Vilanova i la Geltrú

Events, Fiesta, Friends, Holidays

Let the Festivities Begin

Following our Thanksgiving feast, we headed straight into the Christmas festivities. It's funny but there is always such a debate in the United States about when it is too early to decorate for Christmas. Many people get quite upset if you even talk about decorating between Halloween and Thanksgiving. Of course, other countries don't have… Continue reading Let the Festivities Begin

Community, Events, Fiesta

Simply The Best Merry-Go-Round Ever

Simple joys. Simple pleasures. A simple merry-go-round that brought smiles and giggles to young children and to the lovely man making it go-round.  I could have watched the kids and his interaction with them all day. https://vimeo.com/372377591/bc6b18c162 Look how far they swing out! The kids would hold out their hands and he would pull them… Continue reading Simply The Best Merry-Go-Round Ever

Fiesta, Friends, Holidays, Xan & Bob

Fourth of July in Spain 2019!

I hope everyone had a fantabulous Fourth of July!! We had a great time celebrating with our friends. Apple Tart. American flag decorations don't exist here so I have to improvise when it comes to decorating. Thankfully I have a TON of flag scarves. Ribs, burgers, and veggie burgers, potato salad, chili, etc. Scarves and… Continue reading Fourth of July in Spain 2019!

Beach, Fiesta, Friends, Holidays, Xan & Bob

Resuming My Life

Have you ever noticed how time flies? How is it already Wednesday?! That means that the day after tomorrow is FRIDAY! Again! I've been enjoying my new life since "I DID IT" and have been adjusting well. Not having to study has been fabulous!!! We had a relaxing weekend. Some grocery shopping on Saturday as… Continue reading Resuming My Life