This girl was on a mission- find her sister, find her cousin, and have fun doing it!
You might have noticed I've been MIA for a few months... I've thought about this blog almost daily since my last post but I couldn't quite bring myself to write. Why, you may ask? Because I was having an existential crisis. Every time I sat down to write, something, or someone interrupted. It went something like … Continue reading You’re Doing It Wrong: A Blog Relaunch
When I left for the Dominican Republic, way back in 2002, everyone I knew (no word of a lie) said, 'I'm coming to visit you!' My parents, my sister, and my aunt came- all at the same time, so it was technically like having one visitor. No one else showed up. When I moved to … Continue reading 48 Hours in Belgrade
"It's a chimney!! That's where Santa goes down!" It's a fountain, but I like the chimney idea a lot better.
As the year winds to an end, reflection and resolution are two words that start to work their way into our vocabulary. For me, I seem to be at that age where time is absolutely starting to fly by. For example, I know that Alan Rickman died this year- 2016 was a really horrible year … Continue reading My Best and Worst of 2016
My kids are amazing travelers and you will never convince me otherwise. They once happily played and slept their way through a nine-hour layover in London Heathrow. They moved from hotel to hotel when not one but two flights were canceled in a trip from Atlanta to Bahrain, resulting in a 48-hour trip instead of … Continue reading The Travel Curse Strikes Again- A Road Trip from Belgrade to England
Last week was a bit of a blur. Monday and Tuesday, we had our first set of Parent-Teacher Conferences. For the past four years, I worked in a school that held Student-Led Conferences. Student-Led Conferences are just what they sound like- student led. My homeroom students would sign up for a 30-minute block of time … Continue reading A visit to Zlatibor, Serbia- Gostilje Waterfall and Stopica Cave