Extreme Adulting Day 1: Welcome to Sobriety

I started my sober month with a hangover because...well, of course I did. Nothing coffee and chicken tacos couldn't take care of, but I have to admit—there wasn't a whole lot of adulting going on today. I mean, I binge watched the entire second season of UnREAL on Hulu. Aside from that, I guess my [...]

Ultimate Monthly Challenge: Extreme Adulting

Ultimate Monthly Challenge: Extreme Adulting

The other day I broke away from the navel gazing on this little ol' blog of mine and posted up something folks found useful...or at least interesting. At any rate, the whole bit on living here on $800 a month seemed to get an awful lot of people's panties in a twist. They say it can't be done, over and over and over again.

Five free things to do every day to improve your Spanish.

Five free things to do every day to improve your Spanish.

I moved to Mexico without knowing any functional Spanish at all. Sure, fifteen years ago I took a semester as a freshman in high school...but that wasn't helping me much. Now, as an International Studies major at the University of Alaska, I need to collect a lot of language credits in order to graduate but [...]