I'll be back in Barcelona soon...
The original intention of this blog was to chronicle my journey as an ex-pat living in Barcelona - hence the title.
And since the name "Sharon" doesn't sound right in Spanish - gets lost in translation, my pseudonym would be Violeta....
My return to Los Angeles got extended due to an unexpected internship that I couldn't pass up. I'm halfway through the internship. And at times, I just want to quit - it's so stressful. But I love being there, and being part of it... just making it happen.
On the plus side, I'll be returning to Barcelona the same weight as when I left. See, I don't particularly like cured meats & seafood... so I wasn't eating much in BCN. But when I got back to LA, I started gorging myself on all the foods I love here, and promptly gained about 7 pounds.
I never realized how working in a restaurant could be such ass-kicking hard work. 12 hours almost non stop with all the prep and then the service... and then the clean-up. And no time to eat! I rarely sit at the staff meals, and rather use that time to get my "Mise-en-Place" put into place for when the orders start coming in.
Less than a month left in LA... EEEK!
Of course I'll return. But will it only be for a visit?
I guess LudoBites will be categorized as things I'll miss about LA. It's not even over, and I already miss it.