Sunday, August 12 Ahhh, the feeling of a real shower is priceless. And the taste of French toast with vinegar is awful! S took french toast for breakfast and put what he thought was syrup on top. When I got to the table and saw the plate aside I asked why. He explained it didn’t […]
Satuday, August 11 It’s 5:30 am. It is dark and cold and we are readying for our air charter to the Serengeti. The continuously paranoid eight-year-old asks, “Are there a lot of mosquitos there? I need bug spray.” His fear is unknowingly legitimate this time. The Serengeti, we will learn, has an abundance of tsetse flies […]
Quite the Abu Dhabi Birthday Celebration
Saturday, Aug 4 It’s my birthday, I’m gonna party like it’s my birthday. My sweet little love and I are awake at a mere 5am. He rolls over and looks me in the eye. “Happy birthday mommy! Do you want to chitter chatter? I can’t sleep!” The best start to my day! Since I skipped […]
It’s Getting Hot in Here
Thursday, August 2: JFK to Dubai It’s a trip of a lifetime and at 13 hours business class was a luxurious option allowing us to hit the ground running in Dubai. Luca’s face in business class was priceless- between the seat flattening to a bed and the mattress the attendants offer to put on top! “Mommy,” […]