Today Matthew, Marisa (our host sister), and I all set up the mini Christmas tree. There is not too much space in the house, but a little one is just perfect! Starting to get in the Christmas spirit 🙂 Today in class was also our last work day. We had a little exam, not a … Continue reading Lunes
This past weekend Marisa bought jamón!! This is a VERY famous meat in Spain. A lot of bars have jamón sandwiches as tapas, and many families buy a leg once or twice a year. Marisa said it's more common to buy one when it's cold outside, because it's not good to store it when the … Continue reading Jamón Serrano
Today Marisa came home! It was so nice to finally get to meet our host sister, I think her and I have a lot in common. I know she missed Spanish food a lot! Today we ate tortilla española, vegetables, croquetas, and a soup. Very delicious!! Also today, I got to Skype some of my … Continue reading Family!!
I decided to write another post for today because yesterday our group took a trip to the famous Arabic bath in Granada. It was so amazing! It pretty much felt like we were in a cave the whole time, because as you can see in the photo above, the only windows are the little star … Continue reading Arabic Baths
As I said yesterday when I didn't have time to write, it was a very tough day at Ave Maria. Here was my Wednesday. I got to Ana's room at 12:30 and were were there until about 1:15pm. I don't believe any of the students got their work done because it was so chaotic in … Continue reading Tough Wednesday