63 Another move – Living abroad

«¡Los mexicanos nacemos donde nos da la rechingada gana!» Chavela Vargas I think we often idealise or underestimate what it implies to move from one country to another. From the outside, it seems simple, but being a migrant presents many challenges. Human
January 23, 2024

50 Quirks of Living in Ireland

Living in a place different from what you’ve known forever brings its changes. Our customs and micro-universes vary, but when you move to another country, everything takes on new dimensions. Here, I’ll share what caught our attention the most about living in
January 23, 2024

32 THANK YOU, Ireland

“When the soul of man is born in this country, there are nets flung at it to hold it back from flight. You talk to me of nationality, language, religion. I shall try to fly by those nets.” James Joyce Living outside
January 23, 2024


The first memory I have linked to plants in my life revolves around my grandmothers. I remember my maternal grandma’s place—right by her front door; these little steps led up to a pot. Every time I passed by, a particular plant called
January 22, 2024

04 Lovely Love

If there’s one thing we’ve learned in this human experience, it’s that family goes beyond blood or sharing the same last name. In our family, there are souls we love with all our being: our nieces and nephews. Undoubtedly, love is a
January 19, 2024