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Y Mucho Más%u2014An American Girl in Spain

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added on 05/09/2012 by: kalhendr
Hi! My name is Kaley, and%u2014yes%u2014I%u2019m an American girl living in Spain. I started this blog as a way to keep up with my family back home in Indiana, when I moved to Salamanca, Spain back in 2009. I kept it up for the 2010%u20132011 school year when I was working as an English teacher in Zamora, Spain, regaling you with humorous anecdotes from my 200 high school students studying English. I came to Spain to learn Spanish. I stayed because of a boy %u2026 We got married on July 7, 2012, and we're currently living in Madrid!
 tags: Food, Madrid, Spain, Spanish, Travel
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Fábrica Maravillas: Craft Brews in Madrid  Posted on 09/15/2014
I expected it, but I still felt kind of awkward when I entered Fábrica Maravillas—the other patrons were also Americans. We are slowly taking over Malasaña, aren’t we? Fábrica Maravillas had been on my...
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Five Years in Spain—My Favorite Posts  Posted on 09/11/2014
Guys, five years ago today I stepped off the plane in Madrid. Five years! Five years I’ve been eating here, drinking here, living here. I can hardly believe it. If you had told me then that I’d still be here, I wouldn’t...
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Visiting Gran Canaria: Beaches, Mountains, and Villages  Posted on 09/09/2014
We just returned from spending five whole days on Gran Canaria, the Canary Islands’ second most populous island. I had been under the impression that las Islas Canarias were named after, you know, canaries. After all, canario means...
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How Speaking Spanish Influences My English  Posted on 08/28/2014
I was having a conversation the other day with Mario—in English this time. (It varies.) We were talking about my trip out west and an animal I encountered along the way: a chipmunk. In Spanish, the word for chipmunk and squirrel is...
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Your Spain Experience—Interview with Sarah  Posted on 08/21/2014
Hey everyone! I really liked the response I got to Erin’s interview. (Well, except for one, but when you bring up anything even semi-controversial, I suppose you can expect some of that!) So I decided to reach out to another woman of...
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What If Your Dream Isn’t Traveling?  Posted on 08/15/2014
Travel bloggers love to talk about travel. And, of course, why shouldn’t they? Their audience is wide: from fellow travelers to wannabes to those who live vicariously through them and their blogs, there are a lot of people...
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Your Spain Experience—Interview with Erin  Posted on 08/13/2014
I don’t remember when, but a few years I got a notification that someone new was following me on Twitter. I used to check everyone’s profiles to see why the person was following me of all people. The new follower’s name...
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I Haven’t Blogged Much This Summer—Why?  Posted on 08/11/2014
Here’s the thing: I haven’t blogged much this summer because I haven’t wanted to.  Yep, here I am, a blogger, admitting that sometimes blogging sucks. Sometimes it’s really fun, though! You know, when...
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Old West Style—My 2014 Summer Vacation  Posted on 08/07/2014
Hey guys! So it turns out I decided to go on vacation and not post at all (!!). Nope, I didn’t schedule any posts, and I care absolutely nothing about it. I’m not the world’s most-dedicated blogger, even if I do...
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Un Tinto, Un Toro—Toro’s Wine Festival  Posted on 07/25/2014
Did I ever mention to you that one time I (along with three others) won 30 bottles of wine at the Toro Wine Festival? Uh yeah, that’s all ours I’m a big fan of Toro wine, as you may have guessed. Toro is a small town located in...
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    Ween 19 December 2013 11:38:52

    Hi kalhendr.... nice reading your blog.. feels like i am finding a story in life.. hehe..

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