Tapas

Tapas

History Tapas are a famous serving of a small dish before a meal in Spain. Examples include Spanish omelette, calamari, croquettes,and patatas bravas. No one truly knows where tapas come from exactly but there are three different legends around the origin: one coming...
My New Love For The Farm

My New Love For The Farm

What Is Going On In Nature? One of the biggest dilemmas in nature currently is that the bees are dying. Bee Movie anyone? Why? According to a Sierra article, it is from a combination of parasites, pathogens, pesticides, poor nutrition, and habitat loss. This causes a...
Damage From Franco

Damage From Franco

Bunker Del Carmel The infamous former dictator of Spain, Francisco Franco, left a major mark on the country during his almost 40 years in power. I got to visit a bunker from The Spanish Civil War called Bunkers Del Carmel. The Spanish Civil War was a fight from 1936...
My Saunter Through The Unfamiliar

My Saunter Through The Unfamiliar

El Camp De L`Arpa Del Clot I was able to see a new place through a different lens this week. The unfamiliar area called El Camp De L´Arpa Del Clot and it was giving to me from a map I chose at random with the area circled on it. My task was to walk the area the best I...
Journey Through The Loop

Journey Through The Loop

Journey Through The Loop We were assigned 6 different landmarks and monuments through the City of Chicago as if we were tourist and got to pick 4 more locations. During that time, we took a ´´selfie´´ and made observations for each landmark. We asked strangers to take...