What I miss about America:

There are not many things that I dislike about Spain. In fact, I can't think of anything I truly dislike. However, there are a few american "traditions" I wish I could bring here. 1. BREAKFAST. I cannot stop thinking about breakfast foods. In Spain, breakfast consists of toast with jam and coffee. I like toast…

Let the semester begin

So I realize that my last few posts were quite depressing, but as hard as it was to go through every terrible symptom of jet lag alone, I wouldn't wish it differently (except maybe the queasiness). I have so much more appreciation for this city because I got to first experience it by myself and on…

“Don’t let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game”

I'm not going to lie, the last few days have been extremely hard. Tuesday night: After I got to the hotel I didn't want to stay. I pretty much cried myself to sleep. Wednesday: I felt physically sick for the entire day, and I talked to my parents via FaceTime probably 7 times, which is…