Cruising 101

In between all the social activities that Georgetown has to offer, we try to carve out time each day for Cruising 101.  Between yoga, volleyball, play dates and other social activities, we seem to be pretty busy.  However, our goal for February is to make sure we learn everything we need to know about the boat and cruising.  My parents leave at the …

Settling In

The days seem to melt away and already we have been here for a week and it is time for a blog update.  So far, the adjustment to living aboard has been really smooth.  The kids have adapted really well to the change and already look and act like cruising kids.  It is obviously an adjustment moving from a 2,500 …

Our New Adventure

Welcome to our revamped and resurrected blog. We have integrated a couple of our old blogs together, so this blog now goes back to our travels to Africa and SE Asia in 2006 and includes our time spent living in Malaysia in 2011-2012. With 9 days to go until we fly out to the Bahamas, we are madly trying to …

Road Tripping Alberta

My brother and his now wife live in the Canadian Rockies and instead of flying out just for their wedding, we planned a whole trip around it.  We are very aware that we have not traveled enough in our own country.  We have visited many far off countries and we have been through many parts of Canada, but we haven’t …

Canada

We have been back from our visit to Canada for 2 weeks now and are shamefully just getting around to writing a blog about it.  I had a fantastic 5 weeks at home with the kids and Paul joined us for the last 2 weeks of the visit.  What we learned is that home leave (expat vocabulary) is really not …