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Family Time in Lyon, France

Family Time in Lyon, France

“Welcome to France” I hear as our plane descends onto the tarmac. France felt warm and welcoming and historic. We saw a 9th century castle as we passed through a little French town and I fell in love. We drank the very best wine of […]

West Coast Road Trip: Huntington Beach & Las Vegas

West Coast Road Trip: Huntington Beach & Las Vegas

Seeing the morning sun peek out from behind the mountain tops after driving for 18 hours and looking over at my best friend sipping a Redbull. That’s how I remember the last day of our west coast road trip. Tired but so, so happy. It […]

West Coast Road Trip: Newport Beach & Disneyland

West Coast Road Trip: Newport Beach & Disneyland

There are times during every holiday or trip when you start to wonder if you are truly having fun, or whether you are simply telling yourself that you are having fun just because you are on holiday. As Josh and I waited in a 100 meter […]

West Coast Road Trip: San Francisco & Santa Monica Pier

West Coast Road Trip: San Francisco & Santa Monica Pier

The Golden Gate Bridge is not gold. It is a rusty red colour. But watching the bridge with the hot California sunshine in my eyes while holding onto my hat to protect it from the coastal winds was nothing short of a golden moment. In May 2019 […]

West Coast Road Trip: Portland & Cannon Beach

West Coast Road Trip: Portland & Cannon Beach

There is truly nothing like the sight of a coastline out of a passenger window while driving through Oregon. Hour after hour. The Oregon coast is like nothing I had ever experienced before. The views were so stunning, they took my breath away every few minutes. The […]