travel

st. andrews and the scottish highlands

st. andrews and the scottish highlands

Now that we’ve been back for over a month, I suppose it is about time for me to wrap up the posts about our trip to the UK. After some time in Edinburgh, we were so excited to get the chance to explore the Scottish Highlands a bit.  Really it all amounted to a lot … more

edinburgh, scotland

edinburgh, scotland

Picking up where we left off in London… We left early on Wednesday morning for King’s Cross Station to catch a train to Edinburgh (and where we of course had to stop by and see Platform 9 3/4).  The train took about 4 hours and was a lovely scenic route and we arrived in Edinburgh … more

london, england

london, england

About a month and a half ago, Gerrit was asked to travel to the UK for some business meetings and we suddenly thought it seemed absolutely silly to not take full advantage of that opportunity and also fly me over.  So we took a week of vacation before his meetings and toured around the UK … more

beach vacation @ cape san blas, fl

beach vacation @ cape san blas, fl

We just spent the past week in Cape San Blas, FL and now are having a hard time adjusting back to normal life (luckily…we have another travel adventure coming later in the summer!).  We were at the beach with Gerrit’s entire family, and in a way it was an exciting trip as it felt like … more

vacation preparation

vacation preparation

This past week has been tough.  Evelyn chewed a huge hole in her pacifier, so we decided it was time for it to go.  The first few days went okay, but after two days she was so distraught she started climbing out of her crib.  So we converted her crib to a toddler bed, which … more