Travel

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…

8 Travel Big City Tips for Families of Young Kids

The kid-to-parent ratio is double in our family. That means we’re always short-handed. Since moving to Europe two years ago, we’ve traveled about once a month, so we’ve picked up some tips that work for our family. Maybe they’ll work for yours too! Here’s what we discovered: 1. Dress the Kids in Bright Colors I could spot my […] 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…