Belgium | Brussels

Our first international trip from Germany was to Brussels, Belgium over Thanksgiving weekend. It happened to coincide with the opening weekend of the city’s Christmas market, known as Winter Wonders. This was by far the largest and most impressive of the six Christmas markets we visited over the season, featuring 200+ vendor “chalets,” a massiveContinue reading “Belgium | Brussels”

2016 Intention Review: A Letter to Myself

I recently shared my 2017 future letter to myself, and now I’m sharing the outcomes of my 2016 annual letter. How much “came true”?For the first time in recent history, the last year wasn’t one of major life transitions: transferring posts, moving to a new country, changing jobs. We traveled less in 2016 than 2015, and weContinue reading “2016 Intention Review: A Letter to Myself”