Tag Archives: Valladolid

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,…

Sopa de cocido, Spanish soup meal

Caution: Reading This May Cause Mouth to Water

Food. Where can I even begin? I love food; I am legitimately passionate about food. Eating is one of life’s greatest joys. I know that for a fact. Therefore, one…

students dressed up as pirates

“What are you doing here?”

Everyone I have met in Spain, as well as everyone back at home, has asked me similar questions: “What are you doing here?” or “Why are you going to Spain?”…

woman working in La Espiga bakery

Culture Shock (Noun)

Close your eyes for a moment. Oh wait, I take that back…you have to keep them open to read this blog post. METAPHORICALLY close your eyes and imagine you are…

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…

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,…

Hola Primavera!

Hola everyone! It’s finally spring!  From when I arrived here in February until about two weeks ago, the weather was cold and rainy just about every day.  Everyone had told…

Semana Santa in Spain

Hola everyone! What an exciting Semana Santa (Easter Break) I had! From March 28-April 7 I had time off from teaching, and I really enjoyed every minute! On Friday, March…

Exploring Madrid

Hola everyone! Well, in the last blog post I mentioned how I was going to visit Madrid this past weekend.  I just got back about 3 days ago and it…