Surprise 30th Birthday Trip

Surprise 30th Birthday Trip

Every year, I hint and hint and hint about all the things that would make my birthday dreams come true and every year, Alex accuses me of gently points out that I meddle too much and make it impossible to surprise me. In my defense, this is only because he never proposes a decoy. If you(…)

Spring Break in Honduras!

Spring Break in Honduras!

I am lucky to have a 2 week spring break at my school, and we try to take advantage of it to do some good traveling. When we originally moved to Brussels, I had a 2 year contract and Alex was doing a 2 year Masters program. We didn’t want to spend what precious time(…)

Technology is HOT in Mumbai

Technology is HOT in Mumbai

Well, to be honest, everything was hot in Mumbai. And to be even more honest, I was sad to return to the land of boots and cableknit sweaters when it was all over. The last few days of February, 18 other teachers from ISB and I were afforded (literally, by an anonymous parent-donor) the opportunity(…)

Skiing in Austria

Skiing in Austria

Needless to say, Alex has been pretty busy writing his dissertation this spring. It is due in less than 3 weeks, so I’ll provide you a little teaser of his February break skiing in Fieberbrunn, Austria until he can write a full post describing his experience. He’s the only skiier in the group, wearing a(…)

Lucky Number 20!

Lucky Number 20!

So ever since the second time I left the United States ((to walk across the border to Mexico on Spring Break in college… sorry Dad!) The first was to Canada as a child on a family trip), I started a little tally to see how many countries I’ve traveled to. I’m happy to announce that(…)