Monopoly Money

So, before I got here to Buenos Aires, practically every person who had ever spent any time here before told me to be careful of the cab drivers because they are notorious for slipping you fake bills.  Well, a couple weeks in, don’t you know I get one.  The guy was so nice and friendly … Continue reading Monopoly Money

Apple green walls + 10 friends + lasagna = perfect Sunday afternoon

Sunday a bunch of people came over to help us paint my new apartment.  About a week ago I moved in with this girl the Strong’s introduced to me from Columbia.  She’s absolutly fantastic. But even though she’s been living in this apartment for over a year, its like she moved in yesterday. sort of  felt like moving in … Continue reading Apple green walls + 10 friends + lasagna = perfect Sunday afternoon

I Speak in Class!

So it’s been three weeks of classes so far. That means 33 hours of lectures and class discussions all in Spanish. Plus, I don’t even know how many reams of paper of class readings -also all in Spanish. Still struggling.  I bought myself a voice recorder so that I can tape the lectures with the … Continue reading I Speak in Class!