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October

2016

The Naysayers

France

Bonjour friends. Hello Monday! Did you have a great weekend? We sure did! We socialized with new friends (thanks for having us over Giles and family), hiked in Hyères (wow, there is a lot to do and see here), prepared for our first guests (they arrive in just a couple of hours), Facetimed a lot […]

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September

2016

Weekly Round Up

France

Bonjour, friends. I know I say this every week, but WHAT A WEEK! We are growing, learning, and stepping out of our comfort zone, big time. I’m starting to think that we thrive on being out of our comfort zone. Many years ago, when we bought our “forever” house, I went through a tough time […]

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September

2016

Inside A Traveler’s Walls: Michelle Duca Peacock

INSIDE A TRAVELER'S WALLS, Sailing

Bonjour, friends. Sorry I did not get this live yesterday, but we had a crazy day. Will took off for two weeks to Hong Kong/Beijing so it was pretty much a rush to the finish line for the kids and I. Although we are not used to having Will around to help out in the evenings because he […]

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September

2016

Eating Healthy On The Road

CULTURE, France

Bonjour, friends. I have food on my mind, ALL THE TIME! And no, I’m not pregnant. It’s no secret that the food in Costa Rica and Ecuador did not appeal to me, except when we ate at our friends’ house. A special shout out to all of our friends in Ecuador who cooked for us, […]

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September

2016

One year was not enough…

France

Bonjour friends. And HELLO Monday! I am tired today folks. Very tired. Ok, so most of you know that we like to entertain, form community, explore intensely, celebrate every holiday (it was my birthday yesterday) and much more. I do have a however attached to this though. However, we all need time to recharge and […]

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September

2016

Navigating The French Visa Process

TRAVEL

Bonjour, friends! The French visa process post is here! Many of you have reached out to me asking me how we were able to obtain a visa. Today I plan on sharing all the details, from choosing which visa to apply for, to landing in Paris many months later. Are you ready? And we even have […]

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September

2016

White Water Rafting In Costa Rica

Costa Rica, TRAVEL

Bonjour, friends. Did you have an amazing weekend? Did you adventure? We took a tour of some beaches, had our neighbors over for wine and cheese in an effort to form a community, and on Sunday we hiked to the top of a mountain in Hyères to visit some ruins. It was a good weekend filled with […]

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September

2016

History In Quito + Weekly Round Up

CULTURE, Ecuador

Bonjour, friends! It’s Friday! Woo Hoo! I know I said I was only doing France posts from now on, but I do have one more topic of interest to share with all of you today: history in Quito. I would like to introduce all of you to Lorraine. I found her through one of my […]

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September

2016

French Public School

EDUCATION, France

For our children’s education, we have chosen a variety of options, including brick-and-mortar schools and worldschooling. One of our decisions was to enroll our children in public school while living in France. Here’s why and considerations should you be interested in this option for you. Why French Public School? We chose a public in France […]

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September

2016

Socialization Again, Can We Move Past This?

TRAVEL

Bonjour, friends. Socialization again! We cannot escape this topic no matter how we educate our children. “It must be nice for Avalon to have friends again.” Ahhhh, if I hear this comment again, I may lose it on someone. Actually, I have only heard it about four times in the last six months, so I […]



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