Landed in Mexico in one piece, but where to start exploring?!
Tofu Scramble is a great alternative to eggs in the morning, whether or not you are vegan. The garlic and miso mushrooms add so much flavour, along with the ginger and turmeric in the tofu, to give the most delicious brunch combination!
Hola mis queridas! Since we last spoke I have been enjoying a month of Spanish celebrations – Semana Santa with my parents, and the two weeks later La Feria de Abril. We have also been enjoying some amazing weather, with it reaching 35 degrees one day in Semana Santa and not really dropping below 20 […]
Dearest readers,Long time no write/read! Sorry for my absence from the blog-o-sphere. In truth I have been quite busy doing fabulous and exciting Spanish things, all of which I will now tell you about 😊 At the beginning of March I went to Madrid with 3 of my au pair friends. We had the most […]
To my lovely readers, you may have noticed my recent absence from the blog-o-sphere, and I am very to have left you all in such suspense! Of course, you may not have noticed at all…you may be a new reader, in which case WELCOME! Anyway, my absence was due to the fact that I was […]
This week has been a week of firsts: • First time I changed a nappy in a park (lovely experience….) • First time to read a bedtime story in Spanish • First time to see a Spanish ‘Belén’ (a nativity scene) • First time to eat churros (FINALLY!) It has been an eventful, and frankly […]
This week has undoubtedly been the best so far in Seville! Despite the fact I am nursing a black-eye thanks to Luisette (an incident involving a plastic horse and an over-excited toddler), everything about my new family is wonderful! It has been a very busy week though and it feels like I have had to […]
Can you believe it, I have been here for 3 weeks now! The weather has finally turned ‘autumnal’ – although in Spain this means temperatures of around 25 degrees and the occasional cloud (shocking, I know). I have worn trousers for the first time since arriving, and it even rained on Wednesday! Otherwise, normal Spanish […]
These 3 lunchbox recipes will brighten your day. Easy to prepare at the start of the week so that you can just grab them and go!
The countdown has begun! Less that a week until I embark on the greatest adventure of my life so far – my Year Abroad in Latin America, working and living as a true Hispanic. Join me on my adventure, it’s sure to be dramatic considering my track history!