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Finally, mountains…

At last we see them. The blue ridges of the mountains, far off in the distance. I’m glad we drove this way; we got some small appreciation for the vastness of the country and had time to ponder the expanse and the plains. Following some way along the Oregon trail we considered the hardships and the epic travels of the first Immigrant settlers, re...

aromabus takes to the road!

The long awaited road trip has finally commenced! We made it to Illinois last night despite coming through a crazy storm which looked and felt like tornado territory! I always find it crazy to think that it’s a beautiful blue sky day just up above the clouds.  aromabus is a happy wee van. Farran stated that she reminds him of home- because he lov...

Windmills (and kangaroos?!) in Amsterdam

So I have to share a few photos with you from my very quick run this morning. Every time I get out early on a morning like this, I wonder why I don’t make the time to do it every day. Sleep is over rated. Just kidding, sleep is never over rated! To my friends in the US – check out these nettles and the beautiful horse chestnut/conker tree – which...