L’Ou Com Balla

Today marks the start of a peculiar holiday in Barcelona. L’ou com balla – the dancing egg – is a … More

Colors of Barcelona

The day started with rain and me sitting in my room getting plenty caffeinated and contemplating the beauty of losing … More


The old friend I met for lunch today said it was officially the first day of summer. I felt it … More

Back in Barcelona

I got here late last night, too late to even blog. My jet lag is still with me and it’s … More

Day 2

Still jet lagged. Going back and forth between some sort of existential anxiety (after all, it’s extremely disconcerting for your … More


Few things are as comforting as knowing that after a long flight a friend will be waiting with coffee (and … More

Highlights of the Day

Today I took the dog to Galveston to board her at the vet. She pushed me with her stubborn little … More

Best Birthday Ever!

Y’all, I had such a perfect day! I can’t even imagine a more lovely birthday! While my favorite moment was … More