It's been just about 10 months since I've moved to Spain. It's the end of the school year and it feels like a good time to take a look at some of the ways I've changed in my time abroad. Most are subtle but I do think it speaks to the culture here when I … Continue reading Ways I have changed since moving Abroad
Do you have someone in your life that could use help decluttering their home? Here are some tips on where to start!
I've been an avid traveler for many years now. Since 2010, I've been to more than 30 countries and taken about 100 flights total. I have tried lots and lots of products marketed specifically for travel. Some of them have been game changers. Some of them have been absolute garbage. Here's my list of some … Continue reading Travel Products I love and Loathe
This year, I was a participant in one of the Auxiliar programs in Spain. As with most of these programs, I am a language assistant to a main teacher. Overall, it's been a great situation for me. I don't have as much responsibility as a main teacher and I live in Europe - a longtime … Continue reading Spanish Language Assistant: How to start your school year
So I never really thought I would be writing so many beauty posts - but I got a ton of amazing feedback on my last post detailing where to spend and save on beauty. So here I go getting a little bit more specific. So what makeup items do I think are worth the spend? … Continue reading Where to Splurge (and save): Makeup
When my friends ask me about planning travel, the first question I ask back is: "Well, what are you looking for?" For some people this is really obvious but here's what I mean - are you looking for a vacation, a trip or an adventure? Let me explain how I use each of these genres. … Continue reading Trip Planning: Travel Genres
Events: Cartagena part 2 So probably the biggest update I have is where I'll be living next year. Once upon a time in 2014, I lived in Cartagena, Colombia (above). Next year, I'll be living in Cartagena, Spain. I'm really hoping this is a good sign for how much I'm going to love the city. … Continue reading Making up time in May