Taking Your Pets Abroad

Since I could not find very many resources online about taking pets abroad semi-permanently I decided to organize and summarize the information I found from the USDA/my vet/people I talked to who have done it in one place. I have two cats that I adopted when I graduated college, Monster and Cupcake.  And though I…

Iceland Part II: Golden Circle

On our first full day in Iceland, Lucas and I planned to do a self driving tour of the Golden Circle, which consists of the continental divide (Thingvellir), the original geyser (along with some other geothermal features) and the Golden Falls, Gullfoss.  The weather was a little drizzly and cold, but not totally unpleasant.  After…

Uncharted Territory

These last two weeks have marked some important steps in all of my ongoing endeavors.  First… I ran the farthest I ever have, 15 miles last weekend.  I was very happy that I was able to run without stopping the entire time and felt surprisingly good afterward.  The run was not as flat as I’d…

House Hunting…Internationally

One of the things Lucas and I were most excited and nervous about moving to the UK was finding a place to live.  His company sent him on a house hunting trip to find a place to live, set up bank accounts and get familiar with the area, so I joined him for the second…