Michelle Lee Pellegrinelli
8 years experience teaching ESL in Spain
Over 9 years experience working with children
Where are you from?
I’m from New York. Also known as the big apple!
Do you have any brothers or sisters?
Yes, I have an older brother named Michael and a younger sister named Kristin. They are both teachers in New York.
What sports do you like?
I like most sports. As I child I played lots of different ones, such as soccer, softball, and field hockey. Nowadays I enjoy hiking and going for bike rides.
What’s your favourite food?
I’d have to say my grandmothers anolini, which is a stuffed pasta from Northern Italy, which is served in broth, during the holiday season.
What’s your favourite Spanish food?
I love all the fresh veggies form Navarra, especially red peppers, artichokes, and white asparagus!
What kind of music do you like?
My favorite kind of music is Rock and Roll. I’m a big fan of Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, The Who, etc.
What’s your favourite book?
Candlemoth by R.J. Ellory.
What do you miss most about your home?
My family, of course, and shops open on Sundays.
What was your favourite game when you were a kid?
I loved kick ball and manhunt, which is a variation of tag.