Category Archives: Travel

Another Fantastic Adventure Coming Up

The Dragon-Fixit family is preparing to hit the road again. In just 47 days we’ll be heading off for a two-week adventure in Vietnam, birthplace of Creative Cat. With the help of the wonderful staff at The Ties Program we … Continue reading

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Conversations in Packing

What temperature will it be? Is that warm or cold? HOW many sweaters do I need? Should I take the Tinkerbell suitcase or the (giant) red one? But I don’t LIKE Tinkerbell. No, I won’t share the red one with anyone … Continue reading

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Just in Case You Were Wondering…

I found the source of the sour milk smell in my van. It was a three-quarters full carton of chocolate milk, hidden under the back seat. I know, I’m a detecting genius to figure that out. I have to praise … Continue reading

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Third Day Home

We’ve been home from China for three days now. Actually, two and a half days, since we landed on Monday at midnight and it’s now Wednesday at noon. We knew we would be suffering from jet lag on our return … Continue reading

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It’s Such a Cliche

It’s such a Mommyblogging cliche to write about your children growing up with mixed emotions. On the one hand, we’re so proud of their blossoming independence – and on the other, we see time passing much too quickly and these … Continue reading

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