Why I Can Never Be Alone in The Evenings

I bet you never thought I was a hopeless romantic!

Dating and The City. In Madrid, With Tinder, by An Expat.

I forgot to tell you what I am looking for from: a convincing smile. Found a few and still waiting for an answer (if I did manage to send them a proper “Hola”) so I will keep you posted on how it goes. But so far, so good for an expat in Madrid!

5 Reasons Why I Think Valentine’s Sucks

When I was born, the Fate who was in charge with the romantic side of my character was probably out for a beer… so I got nothing on this chapter. But I still consider myself a nice person. And because I am so nice, I will share with you my true feelings about this commercial […]

Which of The Two Dogs Do You Choose to Be?

Which of The Two Dogs Do You Choose to Be

“Life is 10 percent what you make it and 90 percent how you take it.” ― Irving Berlin

Do We, Humans, Have a Cruel Side?

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“The assumption that animals are without rights and the illusion that our treatment of them has no moral significance is a positively outrageous example of Western crudity and barbarity. Universal compassion is the only guarantee of morality.” ― Arthur Schopenhauer, The Basis of Morality

10 Plus 1 More Practical Less Emotional Tips for Moving to Madrid

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“To go to bed at night in Madrid marks you as a little queer! […] Nobody goes to bed in Madrid until they have killed the night. Ernest Hemingway

Is the 30th Birthday Any Different?

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“There is a certain part of all of us that lives outside of time. Perhaps we become aware of our age only at exceptional moments and most of the time we are ageless.” Milan Kundera

First Thought on Monday Morning? SUNDAY’S BRUNCH!


“If you had to choose one person in the entire world to eat for breakfast, who would you eat, and why? ”
― Roger Schuster

Where Can You Leave Your Heart In Mexico

“Explain it? No, he said, just believe in it! Mexico can’t be explained. In Mexico you trust, with anger, with passion, with discouragement! – Carlos Fuentes “Where the air is clear””

Why Mexicans have the only UNESCO Heritage food in the world

Mexicans say the base of their diet is vitamin T