More Food Appreciation and Travel!

(June 2, 2014) The second week here was just as eventful as the first, if not more. However, I am still making the transition to the life of a madrileño. For example, my host mom, Julia, has reminded me several times that the meal customs are different here. El Desayuno, like our breakfast, is the … Continue reading More Food Appreciation and Travel!


First Week Survived: Tons of Walking and Fútbol

(May 26, 2014) I’ve survived my first week in Madrid! It was an interesting one to say the least. I don’t even know where to begin to describe all that I have experienced in these past few days. But I think I would like to start with my Homestay experience and first impressions of Madrid. … Continue reading First Week Survived: Tons of Walking and Fútbol