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Discovering Northern Spain:  A Modern Family Pilgrimage Part 2

Discovering Northern Spain: A Modern Family Pilgrimage Part 2

   It was rewarding to reach Santiago de Compostela in Galicia, in the northwest region of Spain. There were moments when we were there that it drizzled–ah, much like our own Pacific Northwest–but those moments were brief.  Mostly, the sun shone. Doña Inez, from whom […]

Discovering Northern Spain:  A Modern Family Pilgrimage Part 1

Discovering Northern Spain: A Modern Family Pilgrimage Part 1

I was trying my best to settle into middle age. It had the outward appearance of success but came at a price:  miniscule time for family life. And so it happened that there was a weekend that my better half and I were both home and […]