Monthly Archives: February 2011

Captain Random, at your service

I was walking down the Paseo Marítimo  yesterday, responding to a text, when a light bulb went off.   I KNOW WHY NO ONE HERE TEXTS WHILE WALKING!  It’s not because they aren’t skilled in the field of technological multitasking, nor … Continue reading

Posted in Living Abroad | Leave a comment

Sin pensando

Recently I have experienced phenomena of acculturation. 1) I was checking out at the little grocery store around the corner and the cashier asked me, “No tienes la tarjeta del Arbol, verdad?” (You don’t have an El Arbol card, right?)  … Continue reading

Posted in Living Abroad | 1 Comment

Pictures from Granada

Posted in Living Abroad, Travel | Tagged , | Leave a comment

I should have been a singer…

I’ve decided that learning a new language is like singing along with your favorite song in the car… The parts you don’t know you mutter, stumble over, or supplement your own lyrics (I inherited the potty-humor facet of this talent … Continue reading

Posted in Living Abroad | 1 Comment