Category Archives: Ramblings


(or How I Was Supposed to Be Fluent in Two Languages) Note: this post was written in February 2014, but for some reason never made it to my blog. You’ll spot some anachronisms but I won’t fix them. [DAR 12/2014] … Continue reading

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Gratitude Season

[versiĆ³n en castellano] With Thanksgiving just around the corner, I’ve seen some people posting their “gratitude list” on facebook and what not. For my Argentinean crew, Thanksgiving isn’t just about eating as much turkey as you possibly can. There are … Continue reading

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On Marriage

(This could probably be titled “On being an adult”, but I’ve lost count of how many of my posts could be titled that way) I spent Thursday and Friday in bed, feeling crappy and bored. I also felt quite guilty … Continue reading

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Business Casual

I’ve already blogged about being an adult (or not) and coming to terms with it (definitely not), so this shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone. But this is a more graphic description, or at least it was a very … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter

Let me talk (write) about something more American than Uncle Sam himself: Peanut Butter. Yes, I will be singing its praises. Yes, me, an Argentinean, straight from Dulce-de-Lecheland, writing about how great PB is. Hopefully you feel curious now, don’t … Continue reading

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End of the day ramblings

(I wrote this using DarkCopy, a “simple, full screen text editor for distraction-free writing”. I stumbled upon it, and I had time to kill, so I gave it a try. Nice experiment. The text editor? Oh, yes, it’s okay. Would … Continue reading

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End of the semester

Another semester has gone by and a feel like I’ve been hit by a truck. Honestly. With my 2nd year oral, loads of teaching duties and the half marathon training, I am as exhausted as I can be. I’m happy, … Continue reading

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