Who would have thought that Oktoberfest would be such great fun with kids?! Having now been twice (once when C was 16 months and again when she was 3) I couldn't recommend it more for a different holiday that also gives you a unique but accessible cultural experience. Maybe next time we go we'll dress… Continue reading Oktoberfest WITH a toddler!
On our last trip to SF, C was old enough to really engage with some of the great museums and galleries, and, more importantly, to ask to go. We took full advantage and made sure to hit two of the big guns - California Academy of Sciences, the Exploratorium, and SF MOMA. California Academy of… Continue reading San Francisco – 3 Museums for Kids
It's been many years since I've visited San Francisco, so C and I decided to tag on to one of the husband's work trips for to see the sights. The weather was beautiful and we discovered a bunch of cool things that made C very happy! What made it easy to make an impromptu trip,… Continue reading San Francisco Long Weekend
What?: Four days in the Cotswolds - doing some gentle walking, eating, pub visiting, and checking out the distinctive architecture in mostly beautiful Spring weather. Where and When?: May 2019 - based in Stow-on-the-Wold and staying at The Stag at Stow. Rented a car and drove around to checkout Cirencester, Cheltenham, Upper and Lower Slaughter, Oddington,… Continue reading The Cotswolds in May
A few months ago I had the chance to go on an impromptu trip to Paris with a couple of mom friends. It was a very relaxed and lacking in scheduling kind of a trip - a fabulous break from momming and exactly what we all needed! Because we kept it all so low key,… Continue reading Two too-short days in Paris