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Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 10:00
If you are just jumping into the Cambridge Chronicles with this post, you can check out the first…
Monday, January 20, 2020 - 10:00
Last week our current hosts offered to take us on an excursion to somewhere nearby. Several options…
Sunday, January 19, 2020 - 10:00
Here's the scoop on how I'm doing on my list this week! 1. Walk 20 minutes a day Accomplished! So…
Friday, January 17, 2020 - 10:00
As of today, we have been living in Welwyn Garden City for 3 weeks. I'll be honest, we chose this…
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 16:50
I (used to) LOVE Star Wars. I waited in line for the re-releases in theaters. I bought the box sets…
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 10:00
I interrupt your regularly scheduled blog posts to bring you a resource that is FREE for this week…
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 11:27
We've used NordVPN since August 2018 when we first started this crazy adventure in Cyprus. A VPN…
Monday, January 13, 2020 - 10:00
The reality of us leaving the nomadic lifestyle and settling down once again is so close I can…
Sunday, January 12, 2020 - 10:00
Here's the scoop on how I'm doing on my list this week! 1. Walk 20 minutes a day I have continued…
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 10:00
Today was moving day! No, not the really exciting kind where we will finally get to move into our…
Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 10:00
Do you have any habits that you've held on to for a long time, like, since high school? I'm not…
Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 10:00
There are a lot of things I find charming about England (the castles, the accents, the ridiculously…
Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 10:00
Make new friends, but keep the old, one is silver, and the other, gold!  Who else sang that song as…
Monday, January 6, 2020 - 10:00
I feel like I've been kind of whiny in my posts lately so I apologize for that.  But also, this is…
Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 10:00
I want to keep my 20 for 2o list of goals firmly in view this year so each week I will do a check-…
Friday, January 3, 2020 - 10:00
I'm not sure I've officially said this on the blog anywhere yet so here's the deal - we are…
Thursday, January 2, 2020 - 10:00
For the fourth year in a row, I have chosen a word that I hope will define, shape, and mold the…
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - 10:00
I've spent time over the last week reflecting on just how amazing 2019 was for us. We lived for an…
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - 10:00
Hello! Welcome to my reading log for the year 2020!  In 2018 my goal was to read one book a month.…
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 10:00
It's hard to believe that 2019 is coming to a close. It feels like just yesterday Joel, Steve and I…
Monday, December 30, 2019 - 10:00
I've been inspired by the Happier with Gretchen Rubin podcast to make a "20 for 20 list." The idea…
Monday, December 30, 2019 - 07:25
Bethany told me about the idea she found online about 20 goals for the year 2020 and I thought it…
Sunday, December 29, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 68/52 (+1 for the week) A fun Liane Moriarty book kept me company on a very loooong coach…
Friday, December 27, 2019 - 10:00
For the second year in a row, we got to celebrate Christmas in the UK. Last year we were in…
Tuesday, December 24, 2019 - 10:00
If you are celebrating holidays over the next few days, I hope they are merry & bright! I am…
Monday, December 23, 2019 - 10:00
If you ever ask Joel about his birthday, he'll tell you that he has the worst birthday ever.  He…
Sunday, December 22, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 67/52 (+1 for the week) I am loving mysteries right now and read another good one this…
Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 10:00
I'm starting to get convinced that pretty much every town in Wales has a castle. Don't worry, I'm…
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 10:00
On the day that we ventured to Mwnt with Steve, we also made it over to Cardigan, the bigger town…
Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 10:00
As most of you probably know by now, I am in the midst of getting a job in the UK that will have us…
Monday, December 16, 2019 - 10:00
Do you love Christmas movies as much as I do? That's a trick question, you couldn't possibly…
Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 66/52 (+1 for the week) I finally got to that good part of the mystery novel where I…
Friday, December 13, 2019 - 10:00
Yesterday I shared why I, personally, no longer give Christmas presents. Today, I'd like to share…
Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 10:00
For almost the tenth Christmas in a row, I am purchasing/wrapping/giving exactly zero Christmas…
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 10:00
When we left off yesterday we had explored the ancient church in Mwnt and climbed to the top of…
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 10:00
I shared in this post about our exploration of nearby seaside towns that Joel asked a random couple…
Monday, December 9, 2019 - 10:00
I fully believe that our lives are made up of seasons. I don't just mean the seasons of Fall,…
Sunday, December 8, 2019 - 10:00
Reading: 65/52 (+0 for the week) I'm stuck on one book that, while intriguing, just doesn't have me…
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 10:00
When Steve was here last week for Thanksgiving we set out to do a bit of exploring around the area…
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 10:00
I find it hard to believe but we have already been at our current housesit for almost two weeks! So…