Monthly Archives: December 2011

Santa Claus vs. Holy Baby God

Because of the holidays we haven’t been updating much (being in the states is more of an excuse), but today I felt that we should bring you a little bit of that Colombian Christmas spirit. It starts in the 17th … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Rita Indiana y Los Misterios

You thought I would forget Music Monday? Don’t worry, in between relishing my favorite old haunts and stuffing myself with delicious things there is still time for you.   Today is another artist feature though, just to make it simpler … Continue reading

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Listling Without Commentary: Culture Shock

Things that will be weird for me when returning to the states. 1. Speaking English/Speaking English and not being stared at. 2. No “minute ladies” in the street. (There aren’t payphones, there are people with a couple of cell phones … Continue reading

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Sign Language

So I know it’s Monday, and I told Manu to write Music Monday, but she probs won’t, so here is a photo update for you instead. There are lots of odd signs around Bogotá so this is definitely only a … Continue reading

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Update from the Bicycle Walrus

Ok, so what with all the rain in the afternoon these days we have not been riding our bikes to school much. Still, I wanted to point out that now I can make it up both hills on the way, … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Teenage Years

So one day when cruising youtube I started running in to things I realized that, while not top of my list now, were things I probably would have listened too if I had been a Hispanic teenager. Y’know, Blink-182, Green … Continue reading

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A very special Fruit Friday

There isn’t actually a Fruit Friday this week. In between packing, getting sick, classes, and moving I’ve forgotten to get a fruit and take pictures of it. I feel that I’d be letting you guys down if I just pretend … Continue reading

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