Category Archives: Peru

Peru was a blast!

To all the naysayers who said that I was crazy to travel around Peru with three kids, I say “Hah! It was great!” Seriously, it was an amazing trip full of discovery and adventure. We visited Macchu Picchu, learned a … Continue reading

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Adventure Awaits

Apparently all I had to do was talk to her. After two and a half weeks of trying to potty train our toddler, Saige, by saying “next time you have to chi chi (the local slang) or popo, use the … Continue reading

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Bootcamp Field Trip

The girls’ school went on a field trip yesterday. The whole school, everybody from the first graders to the eighth graders. They hiked up a mountain at high altitude for three and a half hours to get to their destination: … Continue reading

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Vacations are Hard Work

I spent most of the day planning our June trip to Peru and I am pretty overwhelmed. Six people, including three kids, eight hotels, numerous flights, buses, etc. And it’s high season so many places are booked up. Yikes! Meanwhile, … Continue reading

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Gorgeous Lima, Peru with Photos

We woke up in our hotel in the Lima airport, La Costa del Sol, to my kids’ absolutely favorite thing: a buffet breakfast spread! Full of all the sweet and unhealthy stuff that I never let them eat at home.  … Continue reading

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The Beauty and The Beast

As predicted, Saige, our 21 month old, was up by 6:20 am. I got up with the kids and was basically hating life. Four hours of sleep just doesn’t do it for me anymore. After several cups of coffee, I … Continue reading

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On the Road Again

We are off on our adventure! Everybody is excited – to see family and friends and to discover new places! Most of today was spend in transit, first flying from Bogota to Lima on Avianca airlines and then being driven … Continue reading

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