A Lesson in Vulnerability

It’s been a rough week for me. I’m feeling very vulnerable and thought it would be therapeutic to get my thoughts down. Last week I went on a fantastic mountain biking adventure. We signed up for a half day tour. The tour company offered about…

Happy New Year!

It’s not what you wish, it’s what you do. This year we celebrated New Year’s Eve in Chiang Mai. It was a special day, not only because we were in Chiang Mai, but also because it was the first New Years Eve we spent as…

Nakutakia Krismasi Njema!

Christmas in Tanzania! Honestly, I couldn’t imagine a more perfect place. Though I did miss our house, I think we did a pretty great job making it a magical Christmas! First up, the tree! Quickly upon arriving in Dar es Salaam we went on a…

A Thankful Thanksgiving

Everyone that knows me knows that I become a big ball of emotions around the holidays and it starts at Thanksgiving.  Thanksgiving has always been one of my favorite holidays, I would put it above Christmas even.  Personally, I find Thanksgiving is more of a…

Halloween On The Road

Shortly after arriving to Sitges, I began my hunt for Halloween costumes.  Nolan requested Spiderman and I knew that was going to be a tall order. Sitges is a great little beach town with everything you could need for a month, except the local pop-up…

Marriage on the Road

Just a quick little post tonight about marriage.  To anyone wondering, marriage on the road is the exact same as marriage at home.  I love my husband dearly. He is a fantastic father and a loving husband. He’s driven, direct, and stubborn. He loves his…