Now that we are living back in Portland with older kids, it is a great time to discover new activities. With an adventurous uncle in town, we decided to book a kayak tour of the Willamette Falls. We booked 2 tandem kayaks and 1 single through eNRG kayaking and they were great. We had an … More Kayaking the Willamette Falls
We found out this week, we are headed home come the holidays. We were never sure if it would be an option at the end of this experience. So when the opportunity came, we knew it was meant to be. It is hard to imagine all of this being over. I have never … More Big News…
I have lots of blog posts floating around in my head. I needed a break, I needed inspiration, I needed to think a little bit about what I wanted to say. So I took a break from posting this summer, but it wasn’t exactly quiet time. Here is what we were up to: We had … More Summer Recap: Oregon
Last leg of our trip and we took a quick flight into Portland. Home. We celebrated second Christmas and spent some quality family time that was long overdue. So good to relax by the fire, and let the cousins make up for lost time. New Years Eve was spent with these cuties, teaching them about … More Nomads Christmas: Part 3 – Oregon
We are continuing our nomad summer up in Oregon and enjoying every minute. While it is a much needed break for all of us, I am wondering if I am going to get my kids on the plane back to Colombia when the time comes? Not only have they had this extended vacation-like summer … More Growing Up Expat: Summer Break
We just arrived back in Cartagena after a whirlwind tour of the West Coast, but it was everything we hoped for! Friends, Family, Food and Fun! We weren’t sure how the kids would respond to going home after only a few short months and then having to leave again, but it turns out that kids … More Our Time Away
There is one very magical thing that happens when you leave home for an extended period of time, you get to come home! The anticipation is almost as good as the event itself. For weeks now, we have been talking about who we want to see, what we want to do and the places … More Going Home…
We have started our good-byes…. our “last time” visiting our favorite places. With a little more than a month to go, the countdown is on. The summer bucket list wasn’t too long this year to keep plenty of time for hanging out but we did manage to hit one of our very favorite places on … More Starting our good-byes..