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Basque Country Blog Road Trip Sua

Sua the dog – An adoption story

On October 29, 2019 our family grew by 50%. His name is Sua, and he’s an amazing addition to the fam.

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Sleepy Heads

I’ve had the honor and pleasure of traveling with these two lovely ladies quite a bit over the last few years. When you travel with people, you catch them at their finest.


I must say, the ability to fall asleep anywhere is a skill more people wish they had.

Doesn’t matter how long or short the ride is, bus, train, plane, or boat, these sisters are capable of falling asleep.

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Blog Europe Grass Ultimate Spain Sport Ultimate

European Masters Ultimate Championships 2019

Dates: October 17-20, 2019
Place: Madrid, Spain – Universidad Complutense – Complejo deportivo
Website: https://euf.ultimatecentral.com/e/eumc2019
Schedule: https://euf.ultimatecentral.com/e/eumc2019/schedule
Teams: https://euf.ultimatecentral.com/e/eumc2019/teams

Our opening pool: https://euf.ultimatecentral.com/e/eumc2019/schedule/team/spain-master-mixta/division/Masters+Mixed%27s/stage/132439/game_type/upcoming

This weekend we’re off to Madrid, representing the Spanish Mixed National Team at Euros. We’ve been preparing for some time now, and that time is finally here!

This is a “Masters” tournament, which means there is an age requirement; +30 for women and +33 for men. This works out perfect for my partner and I as she is 31 and I am 34. We’re back to being the youngest on the team again!

We hope to be playing on these fields Sunday afternoon!
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Automattic Blog

My Tumblr Inspiration

In case you hadn’t heard, my company Automattic bought Tumblr. Inspiration to revive an old Tumblr account I had.

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Automattic Blog Remote Work

What does working remotely mean to me?

I am proud to say that I work remotely for a company called Automattic, a company that prides itself on being distributed across the globe. I love my work for many different reasons, but in a nutshell, because I get to do something I enjoy from essentially anywhere I want to do it from.

Working remotely allows me to pack up my laptop and hit the road. I’ve been lucky enough to work from a number of different exotic locations, and I’ve even blogged about it here. Now, I’m embarking on a new journey that will really put these remote working skills to the test.

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Basque Country Bilbao Blog Food

New BBQ and Women’s World Cup Watch Party

What better occasion to test out a new grill then invite friends over and watch 🇺🇸 vs 🇪🇸 play in a World Cup knockout game?

Video thanks to @deabrujauna’s Instagram.
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Blog Kenya

President Obama Knows Me?

It’s always awkward when someone recognizes you, and calls you by name, but you haven’t the slightest who they are. Well, that’s not what happened here, I know who president Obama is, but I’ve never met him. However, I didn’t realize he knew me!

In all seriousness, I found this video because I came across this fun new website: https://youglish.com/

The site filters YouTube for real-life examples of how any word is pronounced. Naturally, one of the words I entered was my name, and I found this video. Try it out, especially good for non-native speakers.

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After work relaxation

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There is no better way to unwind after sitting in front of a computer, than a relaxing walk to the beach.