Expat Life

Three Winter Days in the Vosges Mountains

We just returned home from such a fun winter vacation in France’s Vosges Mountains in the Alsace region. Three days was perfect! The area is beautiful and central to Strasbourg and Colmar. A little background: I’ve researched ski trips in the Alps for two straight years (especially since most people book their chalets at least six […] Read more…

The Fabulous Oddities of Expat Life

The other night on the couch, Rob said, “I find myself thinking in British English sometimes.” And it’s true; I do too. One of the odd things about not just just expat life, but about moving in general as often as we do, is the way you can feel like an imposter as you integrate […] Read more…

Travel with Kids Is Hard. Here’s Why We Do It.

One of the greatest perks of expat life is the travel. Proximity to places we only dreamed about visiting from the States means we can hop on a plane or roll down the highway from our little Lux and be anywhere in Western Europe within hours. Our four kids are young (aged nine and under)…one […] Read more…