This is the second half of my parents’ visit to Paris at Christmastime. If you missed the first part, you can find it here. Strasbourg Two days before Christmas, we boarded our (very first!) European rail and headed to Strasbourg, the Capital of Christmas. We devoured our way through the Christmas markets, took lots of… Continue reading Christmas in Paris: Part II
Hey, friends! It’s been awhile since I’ve even thought about writing a blog post – any free time I’ve had in the past, oh, six months, has been quickly gobbled up by trying to really rest. It was only yesterday that for the first time in six months I’ve felt like I been able to… Continue reading Coming Up for Air
I wrote a little bit about how I’ve been feeling about our move in my last post, but I thought I would share a little more about what it’s been like for us to move to Paris. This might be interesting for people thinking about moving overseas, or just for those of you who are… Continue reading What Is It Like to Move to France?
Things our cat says to us: Woo Woo-oop Meep-wow Hee hee hee Wooow Wow Mee-wee-weep Heeeh Heh heh Woo woo woop Me weep Whirr-whirr-whirr (Weakly) Mheeeeh Meep Mow wow Things our cat does not say to us: Meow
Some things that make me strange… One of my skills is picking up sticks. Honing all of my inner Pocahontas, I can find a pile of branches from the forest to use for firewood in about 30 seconds flat. My husband is highly impressed by this. 8) I wish that (high-top) chucks would finally go… Continue reading Weirder Things about Me
This is a series where I ask a question, and you (and I) have to answer it. Do you like video games? Did you play them as a kid? Are there any that you still play now? What were/are your favorite video games to play? I know this is normally not something girls talk about,… Continue reading Questions: Video Games
Burning scented candles is the hallmark of the holiday season, at least in our family. As soon as it gets the least bit chilly, it’s time to start making our rounds through our holiday candles. In September, practically any kind of candle will do. Just the fact that a candle is lit signifies that the… Continue reading Favorite Fall Candles