Living it up in Traverse City

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Week 76 Day 532 Quang Trach, Vietnam 17.8330° N, 106.4170° E We just made it to Phong Nha Farmstay where we will be taking off tomorrow for a 2 day trek through the Tu Lan Cave System.  It should be pretty epic so make sure to check back soon. But until then I’m trying to catch up with our fall …

Roaming the National Mall in Washington DC

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Week 68 Day 473 Mount Vernon, WA 48.4200° N, 122.3261° W Family and a wedding brought me to DC this fall. I was lucky to catch the tail end of fall before all the colors were gone. In a very jam packed long weekend, I was able to steal away an afternoon in which I headed to Dupont Circle to hit …

Hanging in Holland, MI

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Week 65 Day 453 Holland, MI 42.7833° N, 86.1000° W As I mentioned in my Seattle Layover Post, Michigan has been our home base for the past month. Tom grew up a nomadic Mid Westerner, but like I consider Mt. Vernon home, he considers Holland home. When Tom and I first started dating, we used to argue over who really had …

Layover in Seattle

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Week 64 Day 446 Seattle, WA 47.6097° N, 122.3331° W Hanging out at airports is something I’ve grown accustom to, but sometimes layovers can be brutal. This month I’ve been hopping all around the country from Holland, MI.  I’ve been to DC, Walla Walla, San Francisco, and I’ll be headed back to DC tomorrow. The good news is I was able …

Hot Times at Hot Yoga Indy

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Week 63 Day 439 Holland, MI 42.7833° N, 86.1000° W I sat down to write this blog about 3 hours ago and rather than type a word, I started mapping out Tom’s and my next trip! Today I officially booked our tickets to Manila in the Philippines where we will kick off another 6 months abroad. This trip will be a …