Today was the first day since arriving back in Cartagena that I felt in sync with everything going on around me. I feel like I hibernated a bit after we came home, trying to process the transition back. When people ask me about living in Colombia, I often talk about the quality of life you… Continue reading Today, I found my groove.
With family visiting, we got the change to revisit some of our favorite places in Cartagena. The list is getting longer and it's so fun to show off some of the special places we love..... Here is a photo recap of our past week in no particular order: From Thanksgiving to lazy island beach… Continue reading Playing the Tourist
Just a few days ago, my oldest lost another front tooth. It isn't his first and yet, with each baby tooth lost, he looks a little bit older. I look at this tiny tooth that we are putting under his pillow for the tooth fairy and I can't help but reminisce. I remember the first… Continue reading Growing Up Expat: Milestones in Another Culture
I wanted to start a mini-series about different aspects of Daily Life. When I visit home, I get a lot of questions about what goes on in different aspects of daily life. I thought I would start with everyone's favorite, food. I find a lot of misconceptions about the food in Colombia, most people… Continue reading Daily Life: Food