Category Archives: travel

>Well, we made it!

  Ahhhh….we survived. What a journey. I mean really, it wasn’t, but with a VERY intense toddler, moving back to Asia was hell….seriously. It started out bad, actually, as we had a lot to do, and our finances were low. … Continue reading

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>Osteria del Teatro, Cortona

  So, I went out to lunch today; since we are leaving, my husband has kicked me out of the house ( bless the angel) to get some mom time for me to write, photograph, and eat. We are both … Continue reading

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>Voyage back to the Orient

> After having been back in the EU ( specifically Cortona, Italy) we are on our way back to Phuket, Thailand, where we will be living permanently and intend on adding to our family ( we hope to have the … Continue reading

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>Holistic Learning vs Indoctrinization

> In society, no matter where you live, you will see an incredible miscalculation being implemented over and over again in the field of knowledge: children and adults alike are geared to look at external factors and not content of … Continue reading

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>Life in Toscana: a new chapter

> SO…we have moved. We left Asia ( though we miss it dearly) and are now in Cortona, Toscana, Italia.You may wonder why, and I can’t really answer that clearly. No, we did not find a job here, as our … Continue reading

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>What is home? A Place, a concept, a feeling….

> Before we left Phuket, I had a few minutes to myself and began to reflect on how some parents would probably chastise us for traveling so much. I could here them say how one needed to be in a … Continue reading

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>Moving! ( again)

> Sigh. A good sigh, but nonetheless a sigh. We are moving from Phuket to Cortona earlier then expected; we had hoped to be here for about a year but our furry kids are still in Korea, and we want … Continue reading

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