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  • Travel

    Future Travel, Longer Range Planning, Etc

    Longer Range Planning I got my 2024 call schedule! I’m rather happy with it – no major holidays next year (this year, I’m on for Thanksgiving — so that makes sense). AAAAND I thought…

    July 13, 2023
  • Travel

    PHL 2023

    It was a good trip! All I have time for is a photo dump because we have to unpack, I have nothing done for the (rest of the) week, I have to make dinner,…

    July 4, 2023
  • life Travel

    Saturday / New Month

    En route Currently en route to PHL with the kids. Josh dropped us at the airport and getting onto the flight was seamless. Each kid had their own bag to be responsible for, and…

    July 1, 2023
  • Travel

    How We Enjoy Family Travel

    This is 100% inspired by a great recent travel post from Cup of Jo: the #1 trick to enjoying family travel. Expecting that everything will be easy + perfect = recipe for disappointment. Some…

    June 22, 2023
  • Fitness Travel Weekend

    Chicago 2023

    Lots of family time, 2 beautiful runs outside, deep dish pizza x 2, and one flat tire. Oh well. We had two lovely big family dinners to celebrate Josh’s uncle. The kids were honestly…

    June 18, 2023
  • Travel

    Another World

    WOW. Cool weather in June? I AM VERY INTO THIS. I survived the turbulence, finished 98% of my book, and we are settled in Evanston. Today we are planning on some classic Chicago tourism…

    June 16, 2023
  • life Reading Travel

    From the Air

    20 minutes = the amount of time I have on the free in-flight Wi-Fi! We are headed to Chicago for a big family party. 4 very brief updates: 1- Want a book that goes…

    June 15, 2023
  • Planners Travel

    Time + Money Math

    Time Tetris Thank you for your thoughts yesterday. I have been thinking about it, and it’s really just . . . math. I can’t realistically fit all of the things I mentioned into the…

    June 7, 2023
  • Reading Travel

    Mini-Break Check In

    It was daring to book our little mini-break in May, but I’m so glad we did. Thankfully nothing major got placed on the school schedule for today or tomorrow, and yesterday we got to…

    May 18, 2023