Events, Fiesta

Feliç dia de Sant Jordi! Happy Sant Jordi Day!

Today is Sant Jordi Day here in Catalonia. A day of love. Roses, books, princes, princesses, and dragons. What could be better?! “Sant Jordi or Saint George is Catalonia’s patron saint. It is the Catalan equivalent to Saint Valentine’s Day, but in Catalonia it is not about chocolate, romantic dinners and love letters. Instead, two… Continue reading Feliç dia de Sant Jordi! Happy Sant Jordi Day!

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Family

Happy Birthday to my big sister, Vicky!

Today I am celebrating my big sister Vicky's birthday! Google Earth tells me that we are about 5200 miles (8300 kilometers) away from each other. I may not be there in person to share her birthday cake but I am definitely there in spirit. Vicky is two and a half years older than me. She… Continue reading Happy Birthday to my big sister, Vicky!