Tag Archives: teaching English

Luci with Abuela Cristina and Joli

The Adventure Goes On…

Have I already been home for a week, back to reality and away from my Spanish life? Unfortunately, it is true. I cannot believe how fast time flies. I am…

Blake Peterson at a beach in Spain

United Cultures: Facilitators of Awesome

Over the past two and a half months, fellow student Luci Sena and I have been keeping you up to date through blog posts and pictures of our many different…

Semana Santa procession in Spain

I’m Going to be Cliche: Time Flies When You’re Having Fun!

APRIL ALREADY!? You know what they say, “time flies when you’re having fun!” So it’s cliché, but it really sums up my time here in Valladolid, Spain. In January when…

Children make Father's Day cards in classroom

So Much to Celebrate!

I have had a very fun past couple of months, and I can’t believe that I only have less than a month left here in Valladolid. These past few weeks,…

Luci teaching students

Teaching: A Learning Experience

It’s hard to believe that I arrived in Valladolid two weeks ago already! Let me be cliché and say that time flies when you’re having fun! But really, what an…

The skyline of Valladolid, Spain

The Adventure Begins!

Hola Everyone! This is Luci blogging for the first time in Valladolid, Spain! Blake Peterson and I have officially begun our 90 day stay in Valladolid for our internship as…

Sign for Karaoke Bar

UNO, Karaoke, and What People in China Do for Fun

Seeing all of the similarities and differences between our home and China is truly an eye-opening experience. The clothes people wear, the food they eat, the things they do for…

Two girls at the Chengdu Giant Panda Research Center

Life Changing Experiences in China!

Well, Kirstie and I have officially been in Chengdu, China for about four weeks now. When we first got here, we were very excited for our experience of a lifetime….

A panda on its back on a large wooden platform

Adjusting to Your Surroundings and PANDAS!

It’s quite an experience teaching Chinese children and adults how to speak English. Nobody said it would be easy, and we’re still adjusting to our new surroundings. Everything’s much different…

Adios España, Hello United States

Hola everyone! I apologize for not writing in a few weeks, but I have been so very busy. My final two weeks have been completely filled! Between my final classes,…