London & Graduation!!

In the fall we traveled to London to tour the city, and attend my graduation for my Masters degree.  On November 24, 2017 I graduated with a MA International Development and Foreign Policy from the University of Kent BSIS.  Before my graduation in Canterbury, Wil and I spent 2 days exploring London. Tuesday Nov 21…

Colombia…at last!

Very few people know that it has been my dream to travel to Colombia for many years… 2 to be exact.  Ever since I read “The Caribbean” by James Michener in 2015, I have been fascinated with exploring the lands that Spain took by force and plundered.  So I was elated when Wil’s job asked…

España y Portugal

For our 2017 summer vaca + to celebrate out 2 year wedding anniversary, Wil and I decided to tour Spain and Portugal for 2 weeks!  The trip involved lots of walking, and numerous train and flights to get to our different destinations. Monday Sept 11th:  BRU 🛫 MAD We flew from a dreary cold Brussels to sunny…

Weekend Get-away to Copenhagen

With school finally completed, and Wil’s birthday coming up, we decided to take a quick weekend trip to Copenhagen, Denmark to celebrate. 🇩🇰 At the time of our trip the conversion rate was 7 Dkn = 1 euro. Friday August 25th We had an early morning flight from Charleroi Airport, a 45 min drive from Brussels….

31 and Counting

Since we moved to Belgium, I have opted to celebrate my birthday by taking trips vs receiving a gift, and I may never ask for a wrapped present again!  This year, I planned for us to take a 7 day road trip to the south of France. For assistance in creating the schedule, I used this awesome website…

Work and Play in Switzerland

At the end of April Wil had a work trip in Switzerland, so we decided to make a trip of it and visit family in the area….oh, and I was supposed to finish a paper for school.  HA! Sunday April 23rd We flew into Zurich in the early AM.  From Zurich we took the 40min train…

Norway!!

As a gift to ourselves for completing our dissertation proposals myself and 4 other women from my University headed out to Norway for some r&r.  This trip would not have been possible, if Anette, my sometimes Zumba partner 😉, had not invited us girls to her family’s cabin. Friday March 17:  We had a direct flight into…

Andy and Devin’s Big Day

Only Andy would come through with a planned wedding 6 months after her engagement…LOL.  We should have taken her seriously.  However, it was an absolute joy being able to help her to plan the celebration of a lifetime to go with Devin. ❤️ Andy and Devin’s Wedding Weekend:  March 9 – 12, 2017 Breathless Resort and Spa,…