I love Paris! As many times as I have gone, I can't seem to get enough of it. I have a couple of tips for making your visit a little less stressful. Everyone wants a lovely picture in front of the Eiffel Tower. Do you see that lawn in the picture above? You can take … Continue reading Visiting the Eiffel Tower
Oh, life never stands still. I can't even stand still. After 20 years of being a military family, we can't stay in one place for too long. We are always looking to move up and explore somewhere else. Barefoot Runner and I both got new jobs - back in the States. I love living abroad. … Continue reading On the move….
It's been a while since I wrote a post, life is a bit crazy. I'm supposed to be working on a project right now, but I needed a 5 minute break. I am spending my 5 minutes with you... Oh, aren't you lucky! I want to share the view of the Bavarian Alps that I … Continue reading Enjoying the view while I work
The chaos of getting here was so worth it. Little Red enjoyed her time at Le Cordon Bleu. The day started with her unsure if she really wanting to attend the class. She had concerns of being the only American or English speaker. I had let her know that the class has an English translator, … Continue reading Bon Appetit, Little Red
So, you think I would learn not to try to cram too much into my morning before a trip. This morning I was finishing up last minute things and simply exceeded my time allowance. I left late to catch my train to Paris. I still had time, but wait! I have to get gas in … Continue reading I need to learn not to over task myself
Ah, the Library of Congress... Big Red's dream come true. She is such a bookworm & I LOVE it! The building is next to the Supreme Court. The fountain out front is lovely; I believe it is Neptune Fountain. I would think that it would be easy to get lost in there, with all of … Continue reading Library of Congress and the Senate buildings
I love D.C.! There is so much history there. So much to see. So much to do. I thoroughly enjoyed the sites of D.C. & enjoyed them even more during the early morning, before all of the tourists came out in full force. First stop was the Capitol Building... and another pic of the Capitol … Continue reading Strolling through D.C.