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
Hello again from Bulgaria! We finally received our approval! Yay hooray! We had so many people praying for us and rooting for us over the last few weeks it is overwhelming. Thank you everyone for your support and kind words ❤ We are waiting for details from our Bulgarian agency regarding when we will be … More Our little Bulgarian life