Today was my first go at snowshoeing in the Alps. Since my hiking group regularly hikes on Tuesdays, once the snow hits in winter, we exchange our hiking boots for snowshoes. Every Tuesday until Spring, this will be our routine. It was a beautiful day in the Toggenburg area, and we hiked at Alt St… Continue reading Snowshoeing begins for mama!
I am proud of my kids. I spent much of the weekend watching my son do what he loves: play sports. I had a recurring thought all weekend. I am so proud of him for continuing to go out of his comfort zone here. We are on a beautiful adventure in Europe, but there are… Continue reading The expat kid life: Supporting kids through the daily struggles of living in a foreign land
We spent Christmas back home in the U.S. The anticipation of going back was almost too much for the kids, who were completely distracted by their excitement. They could not wait to see their family and friends. It was a wonderful trip. Home, sweet home. A trip into the city for breakfast at the Walnut… Continue reading Heading home for the holidays