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Un Poco Borrosa

Hola. Me llamo Cheri. Soy de Estados Unidos, de Seattle. Tengo cuarenta y tres años. Cuantos años tienes? Me gusta leer. ¿Qué te gusta? Voy a ir escribir, este tarde. Y tu? Fifteen years ago I thought to myself, wouldn’t it be fun to travel to a spanish-speaking country and learn Spanish? It took a while to get here, but today will be my eighth day of immersion, and I’m full of fresh opinions about language learning.

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More Valencia 🇪🇸

We’ve only scratched the surface.

A sun drenched street with tall palm trees. A waking path splits the road

An arc-shaped white building with a glass front and many skinny columns. Vaguely space ship like

A long, gorgeous mural of a woman with long hair painting the brick wall she's painted on.


Three Hours in Portland OR

  • Friendly Lyft Driver 🚙
  • Complex recycling instructions. 🤔
  • NYC Quality Shwarma 🤤
  • “We love our Muslim Neighbors” sign 💜
  • “Food Marts” 🍫 🥤
  • Float planes ☁️
  • No Sales Tax 💵

Crunch Time

It’s been a busy week in the Cheriverse. We’re getting our ducks in a row for our upcoming trip to Spain. That means figuring out what to pack, but also a hundred tiny tasks, like calling the pharmacist, squeezing in a teeth cleaning, doing taxes, finding international data plans for our phones, figuring out vaccine documentation for the flights, booking hotels, digging out our outlet adapters, downloading maps, looking up train systems, and so on.

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