From a mental health standpoint, this last month has not been easy. I don't see that many people talking about it, but for me personally I have been struggling to stay hopeful and motivated in my usual way. My [...]
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" Sometimes our fate resembles a fruit tree in winter. Who would think that those branches would turn green again and blossom, but we hope it, we know it." ~ Johann Wolfgang van Goethe
I have been spending Springtime in Europe for over a decade now, so some of my posts of the best places to see at this time of year are several years old, so I'm rounding up some of my Springtime [...]
Over my years of having and riding bikes from my hometown of Kansas City to bike capital Amsterdam and now in Paris, I have tried many bike products, some great and some leaving much to be desired. I wanted [...]
Almost French was the first book about an anglophone living in France that I ever read. It was many years ago that I read it, so I don't remember the specifics, but occasionally there are a few situational [...]
I was recently invited to visit the beautiful Château de Vaux le Vicomte with the group @hello_france. They always do wonderful excursions and are so good about inviting different Paris Instagrammers to feature the wide variety of locations they are [...]
This post is the second part of my trip to Bourgogne. Read the preceding article here. Auxerre We had a meeting at the Auxerre tourism office just after lunch on Saturday, so we headed that direction next. As we approached [...]
I’m just back from another fabulous trip to Bourgogne. This is my second time there this year, and my third time in a year, and I continue to be amazed at all there is to see in a region I [...]
Since leaving my old life in the Netherlands, I tend to return to Amsterdam over and over. But the fact is, there are so many other nice Dutch cities and towns to visit beyond the capital. For such a small [...]