Arcos: Round 2

It’s kind of crazy how easily we can settle back into an old routine. It’s weird that less than a week ago I was at work, chopping up fruit and answering the phone calls of demanding customers, and now here I am back in Arcos, frolicking around at the feria and planning lessons for tomorrow. The…

Leaving Home and Going Home

So, this is it. The moment I’ve been waiting for for the past 3.5 months. Tomorrow I begin my journey to Spain. It’s going to be a long road getting there, but it will all be worth it once I get back to the land of sunshine and cobblestone streets. Where  “yell-oh” means ice, and…

T-6 days Until Launch

Wow, I can’t believe it’s so soon! It definitely helped that I took a mini-vacation this past weekend. I went to Boston to visit a few friends, one who was visiting from Spain, and it made me so much more excited to get back. After that little visit I headed down to Princeton, NJ for…

Citizenship Updates and more!

Here’s the current stats: -Have my BC, getting it translated tomorrow-Have dad’s BC, getting it translated tomorrow-Aunt is sending Gramma’s BC-Found the application form! This is the one if you’re applying via residency, like me: Application Form I’ve been doing more intense research and its getting kind of… well, intense! I found this forum that has lots of…

Alive and Well…

I literally abandoned this project for the past 4.5 months. I’m sorry! I don’t know if people still read this or whatever, but if you are a soon-to-be new auxiliar and you found this blog, I will be updating it to document my 2nd year living in Spain! Here’s my current situation: I left Spain…