In the rearview: Helena and Coeur d’Alene

Helena, Montana (nights 1 and 2) Alistair and I landed in Helena on Thursday night around 9pm. Our bags were out by the time we walked the 100 feet to the baggage carousel, and Jordan was waiting with the van right outside the...

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Rolling out: #van2Vancouver

Today we’re heading out on our much anticipated, long awaited, maiden adventure van voyage: #van2Vancouver. Jordan actually rolled out yesterday, making his way up to Buffalo, Wyoming. Alistair and I will fly out this...

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Iceland – Part I – The Journey

We visited Iceland in October 2015, when Alistair was 15 months old, for our friends’ wedding. I started this series of posts when we returned home, but due to work, our busy season, parenthood, and life, I’m finally...

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Sometimes the best kind of travel is staying home and having friends visit from near or far. For the last couple weeks, our friends Christian and Verena  visited Colorado, staying with us in Golden for a few days and then...

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Goofing around and having fun in the adventure van.

A (Possible) Cure for “I wanna go home!!”

In the last two and a half years, no travel experience has caused me much pause. Until, in early January when Alistair screamed for an hour that he wanted to go home as we snuggled into bed at our friends’ house in Utah. It...

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Up Early

I can count on one hand the times I’ve been the first one up in the morning over the past 2.5 years. An empty house, chilly air, and the steady undulating hum of the radon mitigator. On the whole, sleep is still eluding us...

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A few days at Eibsee

Leaving Crailsheim on Monday morning was hard, as it always is when you leave a good friend who lives on the other side of the world, without knowing when we would be back. We had a big day of driving on tap, dipping down into...

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Itchy Feet

We’re getting ready for our next trip and I haven’t even finished writing up the posts for our last one. It’s been just shy of¬†6 weeks since we got home from Europe, and to be taking off on another trip so soon...

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