Category: Travel

Peterborough Cathedral Visit

Venturing to Peterborough Cathedral is something I’ve wanted to do for a long time. The Queen Katharine (Catherine) of Aragon is buried here and the last weekend of January, there is a celebration of her life in England. Catherine was the daughter of Queen… Continue Reading “Peterborough Cathedral Visit”

Weekend Getaway To Scotland

  We are trying to take advantage of Michael’s four day weekends and travel somewhere each one. For Presidents’ Day, we decided to venture the 6+ hour road trip to Scotland. Now Scotland is HUGE so we decided to explore Edinburgh and Stirling. We… Continue Reading “Weekend Getaway To Scotland”

Weekend Getaway to Palm Springs

Since our move across the pond is less than a month away, we decided to take advantage of our 4-day Veteran’s Day weekend and go somewhere we haven’t been in California.  Palm Springs, California was our destination of choice – more like a staycation.… Continue Reading “Weekend Getaway to Palm Springs”

5 Kid Friendly Places to ‘Fall’ in Love with San Diego

Fall is among us and there is nothing better than the crisp morning air, the changing color of the leaves, and the smell of cinnamon and spice everywhere. Since having Santiago and Sofia, I have looked for some fun activities that won’t break the… Continue Reading “5 Kid Friendly Places to ‘Fall’ in Love with San Diego”

6 Tips For Traveling With Toddlers

I will have to admit that I am not an expert when it comes to traveling with toddlers but I did recently have an experience where we flew from San Diego, CA to Denver, CO. You can read up on our summertime fun in… Continue Reading “6 Tips For Traveling With Toddlers”

Summer Fun in Colorado

Michael’s abuela (grandma) is turning the BIG 9-0 y la familia decided to throw a full out reunion-style bash for sweet Minnie Sandoval (fireworks! confetti! balloons! excitement!). We were so excited that we could be able to celebrate with the entire Sandoval family (Michael’s… Continue Reading “Summer Fun in Colorado”

Christmas Cali Coast Roadtrippin’ with Twins

Bueno, we have recently been given news that we are going to be stationed in the United Kingdom for the next three years. With these news we decided to take a roadtrip across the California coast to San Francisco. This was our first major… Continue Reading “Christmas Cali Coast Roadtrippin’ with Twins”