Catalonia Travel

One day in Barcelona

Last Saturday, David and I went to Barcelona to celebrate our first year together. Yay! The weather was terrible: It rained all day, but we didn’t mind too much, since we had planned some very cool activities. This is the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc, a complex of fountains, cascades and pools. The best time to …

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Happiness

First Day on the Beach

Today’s been the first day of the year we’ve spent on the beach. The sun shone brightly this morning, though it was very windy… as you can see in the photos below. My ponytail seems to be exempt from the effect of gravity! This is a park next to the beach in Vilanova i la …

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Nonsense

Describe Your Boobs Like a Male Novelist!

I’ve just discovered this ludicrous new challenge on The Bloggess—the place where I usually come across this type of crazy nonsense. It all began with the “describe yourself like a male author would” Twitter thread, which is worth a read. Use the Electric Literature’s Male Novelist Description Generator to objectify you based on the letters of …

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Happiness

Life Update

Hello again, my dear friends! Once again, I must apologise. As a result of a change of jobs, I’ve taken a—rather long—break from blogging. A few weeks ago, I quit my job as an English teacher in a language school. From last week, I’m working at my family’s company in Tarragona, just half an hour …

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Celebrate Happiness

January Review

Hello, friends! This month has been very profitable for me! Here are the reasons: I’ve been able to start off the year with a positive attitude and let me tell you that I’ve felt much happier and that I’ve been able to make better decisions than I used to in the past. David and I …

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The Day I Turned 17
Happiness Memories

The Day I Turned 17

I’ve been thinking a lot about the past lately, mostly in my childhood and teenage years. Last Sunday, when I was back home after an amazing weekend getaway with my boyfriend, I found a photo album on the dining room table.

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positivity
Happiness Self-Improvement

2018 Word of the Year

Have you picked a 2018 Word of the Year yet? My WotY for 2017 was commitment. This year, my WotY is… POSITIVITY. In order to become more positive this year, I’m going to implement the following strategies: Keep a gratitude journal where I’ll write down three things for which I’m grateful each day. Smile more …

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