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ANNOUCEMENT: WE’VE MOVED

"Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow." So I decided to make the leap and move my blog to an easier to remember and better for personalizing site! I would absolutely love it if you all would follow me over, as I write for… Continue reading ANNOUCEMENT: WE’VE MOVED

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Must See Hikes in Southern Arizona

"If you don't know where you want to go, it doesn't matter which patch you take." - Cheshire Cat, Alice In Wonderland I'm still in denial that it's the end of October 2018! I was looking back on 2017, which held a lot of surprises and lessons for our family. In December of 2016 we… Continue reading Must See Hikes in Southern Arizona

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Visiting the “Salt Castle”

"Climb every mountain, ford every stream, follow every rainbow, until you find your dream." European cities never cease to amaze me. This past July, we spent a few nights in an Austrian city most have heard of - Salzburg.  This beautiful city's name is German and literally translates to "Salt [Salz] Castle [Burg]".  This city… Continue reading Visiting the “Salt Castle”

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A Goat Parade!

"Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale." - Lauren DeStefano No matter how old you get, there are always "first experiences" to be had. One of ours happened this weekend, at Naustadt Am… Continue reading A Goat Parade!

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The Country That Stole My Heart

"It's a funny thing coming home. Nothing changes. Everything looks the same, feels the same, even smells the same. You realize what's changed is you." - F. Scott Fitzgerald Oh where to begin?! A piece of my heart is, & always will be, in Greece. I was so sad to see the fires going through… Continue reading The Country That Stole My Heart

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Antwerp, Belgium 🇧🇪

"Travel expands the mind and fills the gap." - Sheda Savage Over Easter weekend we decided to head to Antwerp, Belgium. Justin had gotten his EU license and wanted to buy some equipment from Rogue Fitness, who has their European headquarters in Antwerp, he debated on paying for shipping, but I had absolutely no problem… Continue reading Antwerp, Belgium 🇧🇪

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New Years in London

"Dear Past, thanks for all the lessons. Dear Future, I'm ready!" So I'm a wee bit behind uploading and writing about our adventures. Stella started part day pre school and I didn't realize how tiring it would be to run around doing errands with Nora while she's there, then getting home and *trying* to clean.… Continue reading New Years in London

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Searching Through the Ruins! German Castle Ruins

"Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy." - Anne Frank It will never cease to amaze the history around us here! Being from the Midwest, we had history and beautiful sites to see, but most were never preserved. I'm sure at one point it was destroyed on purpose, so it… Continue reading Searching Through the Ruins! German Castle Ruins

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Fairy Tale Castles 

"Even on the worst days, there's a possibility for joy." - Kate Beckett  A couple weekends ago we traveled to Garmisch and, on our way home, visited Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau.  Neuschwanstein is the castle that, it's said, Walt Disney saw and based the Disney Castle off of. King Ludwig II is so interesting.  He is… Continue reading Fairy Tale Castles