Let’s Travel! Our First Family Trip to Amsterdam for Spring Break

This year we went on Luke's official spring break! I was ready for the break because of Chicago's long winter. For all the other years, we traveled whenever we found cheap airline tickets but this past spring Luke was in in kindergarten and we wanted to go somewhere during his spring break. We started the … Continue reading Let’s Travel! Our First Family Trip to Amsterdam for Spring Break

Let’s Travel! Why 2 Days In Palm Springs Was Not Enough

For Christmas, Charlie and I decided not to give each other gifts. Instead we decided to go on a trip instead. Part of Luke's Christmas gift was going to Disneyland and our Christmas gifts to each other was being to experience Luke's excitement at Disneyland and to go to Palm Springs. So right before New … Continue reading Let’s Travel! Why 2 Days In Palm Springs Was Not Enough

Let’s Travel! Basque Country – A Day Trip to La Rioja (Spain’s Wine Country)

Okay, I'm going to be totally honest...I had no idea what we were doing when we decided to take a day trip to La Rioja from Bilbao. But it was totally worth the drive though. So this was our day in a nutshell - We didn't do any research before going. We used Google Maps … Continue reading Let’s Travel! Basque Country – A Day Trip to La Rioja (Spain’s Wine Country)

Let’s Travel! Basque Country – Bilbao in 2 Days

The tail end of our trip to Basque Country was Bilbao¬†(I still need to share our day trip to the Rioja region). Let me start by just saying that two days in Blibao was not enough! I must admit, before visiting Bilbao, I thought the only thing to see was the Guggenheim Museum. Boy, was … Continue reading Let’s Travel! Basque Country – Bilbao in 2 Days