Today, it has been raining practically non-stop in the small city of Carcassonne. There's been a bite to the air that tells me to put some socks on and make soup for dinner. That's exactly what I did today. The apartment is small but not small for Europe. It's just the right size for my… Continue reading Walking in the Rain
We're here. WE'RE HERE! At the very moment, it's exactly how I would've pictured it. I'm sitting at a desk on the second level (attic style) with the windows and shutters open, only to look out to a park/square. I'm sipping on fruit tea and Brian is literally walking out the door to take Juliana… Continue reading Cincinnati -> Carcassonne
We are three weeks away from hopping on a plane and heading to the South of France. I just made that sound so easy, didn't I? "Oh, ya know! Just HOP on a transatlantic plane!...with two toddlers!" Am I making a bigger deal out of this than necessary? It seems daunting to me because it… Continue reading Packing and Ramen
Y'all, did I mention I was bummed about not going on a two-week transatlantic cruise anymore? I have? Oh, well that's good because IT. IS. THE. TRUTH. Considering we planned on being unreachable come April 21st, this DEFINITELY changes our calendar a bit. We booked a new method of transport. Wait for it... It's a… Continue reading New Plan, Same Destination.
I haven't shared all the details of our itinerary because I know that changes are inevitable. Sure enough, we haven’t even left for our trip and we’ve been thrown a massive crane curveball. Last week, news broke that Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas was damaged by a crane falling onto it. This was the… Continue reading Cranes, Cruises, and Cancellations…Oh, my!