Category Traditions

Happy MLK day – a lil late

Jar of Good Thoughts – El bote de los pensamientos alegres

My New Year resolution won’t be a typical one: I will take good care of my body (Go to the gym, eat healthy, quit smoking…) I will save more money and cut on things I don’t really need (can’t go together with the next point) I will travel more, and more often I MUST learn […]

Winter Holidays Calendar – To Do List

Spain and the Basque Country are small but diverse countries. Along with their differences, come their similarities. I am going to explain next, what  a perfect winter holiday Calendar for our dear land would be. Get ready for the chilly months! ( November to January) Roasted Chestnuts – Magosto in Galicia Roasted chestnuts are not  […]

Turkey Shore – Acción de gracias diferente Part II

Mi segundo Acción de Gracias en EE.UU. fue típico y atípico al mismo tiempo. Mi entonces compañera de piso y gran artista, Claire, nos invitó a pasar esta fecha tan especial en Lawrenceville, en el estado de New Jersey. Para ello, fuimos en tren hasta Trenton y su padre nos vino a recoger para llevarnos […]

Basque Language Day – Savoring my roots

In 1948 Eusko Ikaskuntza-Basque Studies Society established the Basque Language Day which since has been celebrated yearly throughout the world on December 3rd. The Basque Language Day is specially directed to Basque Diaspora communities, which even if they are thousands of kilometers far from the Basque Country, fight for keeping Basque culture alive. Now that I am […]

Turkey Shore – Acción de gracias diferente Part I

Creo que ya os comenté la historia de Thanksgiving/Acción de gracias hace un par de años. Pero ahora tengo una visión distinta. En 2010, mi primer año, celebré este día con un gran grupo de amigos, todos becarios, y pedimos comida a domicilio para estar seguros de probar todas las deliciosas recetas de este día, […]

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