So as I posted about last week, we have received the referral for our son! We did a “gender reveal beard” over the weekend which was pretty fun. I think I have a career as a beard colourist in my future. For someone who tried very hard to get out of it, Jason actually enjoys … More Our Son
I have been to Bulgaria three times and Europe a total of six times (after this adoption the numbers will change to five and eight!) I have picked up some getting-there skills that I thought I would pass along. Fare hunting has become somewhat of a hobby of mine, and since it’s second nature now, … More Getting to Bulgaria (or Europe) on the Cheap
Today we said Ciao to Bulgaria and began the journey home! It’s always a long trip to and from Bulgaria because there are no direct flights. We’ve taken advantage this time and are staying an extra night in London to do some sightseeing! I have been a few times but never for too long, because … More Beginning the trek home!
Zdravete! (Hello! – the jury is still out on how to spell that anglophone style.) Months ago I happily volunteered to accompany a friend on the first trip of her second adoption. We plotted and schemed and waited and hoped for early in the new year. The travel dates came and were only A WEEK … More Bulgaria take three
Today I thought I would write a travel post about one of my favourite places in Bulgaria. I have had the good fortune of going to Bulgaria twice now, since I have a child from there. Our first trip was rushed, only a week, which included a lot of just making it to the right … More Travel Bulgaria – Veliko Tarnovo
A few days ago I went on a mom-cation to a nearby city where the silence was deafening and it was glorious. Unfortunately not enough TV channels in my book, but what can you do? On the way home I picked up a hitchhiker. She stood on the side of the highway with a full … More A Hitchhiker on Egypt
November 30th was our Siobhan day! I didn’t sleep a wink the night before because I was too nervous/anxious/excited. I sterilized a bottle for her for the third time and made up some toddler formula. We woke up early (Jason did anyways, I was already awake obvs) had a nice breakfast (Jason did anyways, I … More Our Gotcha Day