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Almost Dying in Dublin

“I’ll have the banana breakfast smoothie and toast,” I smiled at the young guy behind the counter at a hole in the wall cafe in Dublin. Little did I know how much I would come to regret those words. I had been in Europe for 10 months, studying abroad in Salamanca, Spain and I was […]

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I celebrated last night with friends in one of only two Irish pubs in Logroño. Even though they ran out of Leprechaun hats before we arrived, the night was still a success, filled with lots of Irish music, beer foam mustaches and a lot of glittery green make-up. As I sipped […]

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy día del verde (Day of Green) according to my students! Today we celebrated St. Paddy’s day in my school, which was a fun experience, to say the least. This mostly consisted of coloring clovers and rainbows, as well as trying to explain to my baffled kids what a leprechaun is. However, I think their […]

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