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Set Sail

Set Sail

If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood, and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea. – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry   Sunshine has been tickling our skin and warming our hearts with a new longing to be … Continue reading

Reach for the Sky

Reach for the Sky

This is how we spent the first day of 2012. There was only a light breeze.  Sporadic at best.  We tried over and over again to run with all our might.  To get that kite to stay up.  At times we thought we succeeded, only to see the kite drift down in exhaustion from all … Continue reading

The Best Hotel View

The Best Hotel View

Usually an ocean view or garden view would be more desirable.  With two toddlers who love diggers and all things big, we couldn’t have been more thrilled by our hotel view of construction in Tainan, Taiwan.  Extra bonus:  The windows were right at their height. It’s the little unexpected details that make a trip truly … Continue reading

Giddy

Giddy

Giddy with tummies full of ice cream.  I don’t know who started giggling first.  But by the last spoonful of ice cream sundae, neither of us could stop smiling.

Soar

Soar

  Lunch at the glider port.  Apparently kids as young as 6 months old can go paragliding while attached to a parent.  What does one do in the case of a toddler’s hysterical tantrum while mid-air??  I dare not find out.  But how I would love to soar through the sky (sans toddler) with the … Continue reading

Room to Breathe

Room to Breathe

Oh to be out there. Room to breathe, space to grow. But for now, I’ll stick by my kids and admire from afar.

Conversations

Conversations

Family conference of Galapagos turtles seen at the zoo. I’ve never seen them do this. They’re usually just hanging out on their own.