Fruits of our Labor

One of our favorite things about our new house is the small backyard we have, including a small area of earth, just big enough for a little vegetable garden. An assortment of goods Carrots Rainbow Chard Lemons Rainbow Chard Special thanks to my mom who helped us plant this winter crop while she was visiting.Continue reading “Fruits of our Labor”

International Women’s Day in Bilbao

Last Friday was International Women’s Day, and there is no place that does it bigger than Bilbao. One of the things that I love about this place is how socially active everyone is. There are many causes that people hit the streets for: ensuring pensions don’t disappear, labor rights, and on this day, women’s rights.Continue reading “International Women’s Day in Bilbao”

Local “Pelota Mano” (Handball) Championships

We recently had the pleasure of attending the local “Pelota Mano”, or “Handball” championships. Now this isn’t like the Handball you watch in the Olympics, this is Basque style handball. It is played on a court similar to Racquetball, but much bigger, and only has two sides. You can read more about the rules fromContinue reading “Local “Pelota Mano” (Handball) Championships”