How these great books and blogs keep me financially focused
Basically the same as pretty much everyone else is doing – minus learning to knit sweaters and bake bread from scratch.
How working from home has meant working more than ever.
(At least that’s what the Madrileños say.)
This is only tortilla. Nothing more to see here.
Or Cmd-Z on a Mac, of course.
Becoming autónomo isn’t as hard as you might think.
More than 18 apartments in 18 years.
And stunningly nice views over the Bay of Santander.
And didn’t look back.
It was a really good year.
“Lover, you may cause me tears, drag me through the best of years, but I love you so.” -The Staves
And she’s off… again.
Musings on that one time I moved to the UK and lasted about 37 days before hightailing it out of there.
A cheesy note of gratitude.
Long story short, it’s depressing.
Loving life in the town of Castro-Urdiales.
So many places.
You didn’t think I’d stay, did you?
Stretching that auxiliar stipend to the max.
Because life abroad isn’t all terrazas and sunshine.
Traveling alone as a woman? Loved it.
How living abroad challenges you to the core
So much to learn, so little time.
Normal for life in Spain, at least.
Things pretty much every first-time auxiliar de conversación goes through.
Things I’m loving in my Euskal Herria life.
And what’s the deal with 31 de agosto?
(The “I should have bought a luggage scale” edition)
If I did it, you can too.
Things I’m putting into my brain these days
All those pesky “what-ifs”
…is finding out where you got placed in Spain.
Language Assistant, for those who don’t speak espanish
First step: decide to go. Next step: make a plan.
I can’t believe it’s time to say goodbye.