Small pockets of resistance | Day 323 of my 2023 Journal
Explore the philosophy of radical unschooling from a mother's perspective, highlighting the importance of freedom and personal growth in parenting.
Exploring Queretaro: A Sunday Walk Full of Discoveries | Day 322 of my 2023 Journal
Join us on a captivating Sunday walk through Queretaro, where street scenes, culture, and language learning blend into an enriching experience.
The Trouble of Transit and the Benefits of Values | Day 321 of my 2023 Journal
Explore our journey through transit difficulties in Mexico and how sticking to personal values made it a meaningful adventure.
Life Lessons & Reflections in Playa del Carmen | Day 320 of my 2023 Journal
Discover how Playa del Carmen offered unexpected life lessons and a chance for reflection, blending travel with personal insights.
Reflecting on Our Slow-Down Plan at Playa Del Carmen, Mexico | Day 319 of my 2023 Journal
Join me as I reflect on our journey in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, learning to embrace a slower pace & the beauty of unplanned moments. Discover our insights!
Exploring Mayan Wonders: Our Day at Chichén Itzá & Coba | Day 318 of my 2023 Journal
An awe-inspiring day at the Mayan cities of Chichén Itzá & Coba, where history & adventure intertwine. Join us on our journey to these wonders of the world.
How Small Habit Shifts Enhance Our Family's Travel Experience | Day 317 of my 2023 Journal
Subtle changes in our daily habits are shaping our family's journey and connections while traveling in Mexico.
The Unforeseen Challenge: Dogs in Heat While Traveling | Day 316 of my 2023 Journal
Having TWO little dogs, BOTH on heat while in Mexico, of all places, has proven a challenge that will go down in our personal history. We are at a point now where even walking WITHOUT the dogs attracts male street dogs!
Yippee-ki-yay Mother F****ers | Day 315 of my 2023 Journal
The adventure is the adventure, and we embrace it. After a day as gringo tourists, laughing while watching the first Die Hard and yelling Yippee-ki-yay, Mother F****ers was exactly what we needed, emotionally and existentially.
Exploring Tulum's Mayan Ruins and Cenotes | Day 314 of my 2023 Journal
We got a cultural shock. It was a strange thing, the whole thing. How something we expected to be an experience of nature was more like … an amusement park?
The silent contrast: Finding peace in quit days | Day 313 of my 2023 Journal
We are making peace with the facts of life here. This is not the Mexico we came to see; this is not a place where we will ever go back - yet somehow, it is the perfect frame for us as we try to find our feet, our souls, and our peace.
Beyond the Destination: Discovery and Connection | Day 312 (again) of my 2023 Journal
Sometimes, you just need to take a long walk to uncover life's simple joys. From birdwatching to appreciating local ingenuity, Join me on a journey of love, observation, and reflection.
To find what can not be found | Day 312 of my 2023 Journal
Explore the depths of self-discovery and the pursuit of balance, inspired by tales from 'Pirates of the Caribbean' to 'Alice in Wonderland'. A personal journey towards finding happiness.
Contemplating Silence: A Personal Reflection on Disconnect and Discontent | Day 311 (again) of my 2023 Journal
I am in no state to write. I feel like I have nothing to say. Equally, I feel like nobody is listening anyway. Who am I even talking to?
The rough version: I am in no state to write.
The rough version: I am in no state to write.
Sometimes, we fall: Together Through Life's Ups and Downs | Day 311 of my 2023 Journal
Join us as we navigate life's challenges, finding solace in each other and in the rich cultural tapestry of Huichol art. A story of love, healing, and the profound impact of art and tradition in our lives.
Finding Meaning in Life's Wandering Journeys | Day 310 of my 2023 Journal
We embrace the beauty of life's unstructured paths. We enjoy the simple moments, from marveling at street art to hunting for board games and art supplies.
Embracing Imperfection: The Journey of Preserving a Writing Streak Amidst Chaos | Day 309 of my 2023 Journal
I'm balancing family, work, and travel. It's a journey of finding joy in the most unexpected moments. On top, I'm trying to maintain my writing streak amidst life's chaos.
I Resisted the Urge to Take Pictures and Found Magic in the Everyday | Day 308 of my 2023 Journal
I resisted the urge to take pictures and found magic in the everyday. A day's journey in local authenticity and unexpected enlightenment.
Moments with Meaning: Coffee, Conversations, and Life's Little Lessons | Day 307 of my 2023 Journal
Birds. Sugar. Jesus. Balance. The simple joys of life, like sharing a cup of coffee with loved ones. Discover how a mundane moment can hold profound life lessons and remind us of the balance between care and spontaneity.
Crossing the Line: From Bystander to Participant in Cultural Festivities | Day 306 of my 2023 Journal
Delve into the heart of cultural immersion as we navigate the delicate balance between observing and participating in local traditions. Join us in reflecting on the vibrant spirit of festivals and the transformative journey from a bystander to an active participant.
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