Dearest readers, It is almost time for me to leave beautiful Carate! But before that, here is a little snippet into my near death experience of a few weeks ago….. As I have mentioned, Turtle conservation is a huge part of what we do here. At the moment it is peak season for nest laying, […]
The most perilous (and hilarious) incident of Camp Osita so far!
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 […]
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 […]
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!