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Rain Threatens Laundry in Madrid

As those of you who know, here in Madrid it’s either hot and dry OR it’s cold and dry. So whenever it rains, snows (like MAYBE once a year – and only a “dusting” at that), or even gets cloudy, … Continue reading

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Last Day of October 2009 in Madrid

Today’s Halloween, we’ve already changed our clocks back 1-hour, and the temperatures are getting a little cooler – but only a little. Some of the leaves have gone from green to brown, seemingly overnight, bypassing the oranges, reds, and yellows … Continue reading

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Snow in Madrid – Finally!

It rarely snows in Madrid. But it did today – “AND HOW!” (said Spanky to Alfalfa) I was only 3 hours into my slumber (after staying up all night watching the BCS Championship game for United States university football) when … Continue reading

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January Spring in Madrid(?)

Here I am in Madrid, Spain. It’s nearly 4pm and I’m watching a Spanish movie, “Adosados” (1996) after a lunch of pasta with green olives and Ribeiro white wine. The thing is, the sun is getting a little lower now, … Continue reading

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