Spain, Travel

Celebrating Easter In Spain

Hi loves! Yesterday, April 1, 2018, marked a special holiday this year, Easter. This is my first time to celebrate a major holiday like Easter away from my family and in a whole other country than what I am used to. Holidays are celebrated differently all over the world, and Easter, or Pascua in Spanish, in Spain and the United…

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Spain, Travel

How To Make Torrijas For Semana Santa

Hi loves! This week, my study abroad program, ISA, was kind enough to give us a crash course on Semana Santa. The festivities start on Sunday (aka tomorrow), and I am so excited to see first hand how Spaniards celebrate this special holiday. Preparations have been underway the past week, which has just added to my excitement. It is the calm…

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Spain, Travel

5 Of My Favorite Adventures In Granada

Hi loves! This weekend I went on a trip with my study abroad program, ISA, to Córdoba and Granada. I am so excited to tell y’all all about my adventures in Granada because I absolutely fell in love with this city during my short stay here. This beautiful southern Spanish city is definitely worth the trip and you will not…

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Spain, Travel

A Few Hours In Córdoba

Hi loves! This weekend I got to go on a double trip to Córdoba and Granada, Spain with my study abroad program, ISA. It was such a beautiful and fun trip, minus the never-ending rain that I can never seem to escape. First I want to tell y’all all about my adventures in Córdoba. We were only there a few…

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Spain, Travel

Spontaneous Moments In Seville

Hi, loves! Do you want to know one of my favorite parts of traveling? It is not the planned out moments, but the little spontaneous and unexpected moments that seem to lead me to memories that I will remember forever. Luckily, I had one of those special moments this weekend with my roommate on my study abroad trip with ISA…

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Christian Lifestyle

International Women’s Day: Queen Esther’s Story

Hi, loves! Happy International Women’s Day to all of my fellow gals out there. What is International Women’s Day? It “is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.” Being abroad has reminded me of how lucky I am to live in a country like America where women have a lot more freedom and equality…

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Portugal, Travel

Weekend Trip To Portugal

Hi, loves! Last weekend I got the chance to take a weekend trip to Lisboa and Evora, Portugal, with my study abroad program, ISA. The about five-hour bus ride from Seville to Lisboa was not the most enjoyable ride of my life, but it is nice that Portugal is so close to my little city that has become my home…

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Spain, Travel

8 Things To Do In Barcelona, Spain

Hi loves! Last Friday my roommate and I planned a weekend getaway to Barcelona, Spain! We, of course, could not come to Spain without visiting this incredible city. If you want a little background on things going on in Barcelona at the moment, I definitely suggest that you take the time to learn more about it. There is a lot…

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Christian Lifestyle

Cheers To 21

Hi loves! Today is the best day of the year (aka it’s my birthday, duh)! 21 years ago God sent me to this Earth for reasons I am still working to understand sometimes. It has been 21 years full of growth, pain, laughter, tears, victories, failures and everything in between. I cannot say that I am even close to having…

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Travel, United Kingdom

Day Trip To Gibraltar

Hi, loves! Last Friday I got to take a day trip to Gibraltar with ISA (my study abroad program). Gibraltar is a British territory that is at the Southern point of Spain, which means they use pounds and speak English just like in England. This territory is a touchy subject with my Spanish family because they believe the land belongs to Spain…

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