On The Joy of Not Doing Anything

It's summer in Madrid. The city is empty, as shops close for the month of August and families flock to the beach to escape the heat. It's my favorite time in the Spanish capital. It's the perfect time to grab a spot on a terrace, eat at my favorite restaurant, and enjoy doing nothing. Over …

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Balance

We have all heard of work-life balance. It’s supposed to all work out: you have your job, a hobby, time for family and friends. Only very rarely does it work out that way. In Spain, work-life balance is prioritized even more than I am used to in America. At work we are strongly encouraged to …

Christmas in Morocco

We spent the holidays in Morocco and I finally got around to finishing my Moroccan art journal. Because we were with family I wanted to spend as much time as I could with them so left my art journal until we came back to Madrid. It was a really incredible experience, minus a few hiccups. …