March 25 – May 13, 2020 When the world stopped, we stopped. The day we were scheduled to travel from Wellington to Christchurch, during the few hours we were on a ferry to the South Island, it was announced that, in 48 hours, the whole country was going into a strict lockdown. Wherever you were … More Christchurch, New Zealand and COVID related Lockdown (Levels 4 & 3)
Latest quick updates:– I am 3 posts behind (Hoi An and Hanoi, Vietnam and El Nido, Palawan, Philippines). I don’t feel like writing, Sydney is way too much fun and I can’t seem to switch back to writing mode for now. – The boys are completely off the electronics and that means they are dependent … More Quick Update
I usually complain about doing schoolwork with Maki but in all honesty, he is doing much better than I make it sound. He has finished tons of math, I didn’t even realize how much material we’ve gone through. It will be interesting to see how (or what) he does when he gets back to the … More Homeschooling – Learning Cursive
Some homeschooling moments remind me of visiting my dentist’s office. My dentist definitely has the most spectacular views but he is way gentler on my nerves than this little cute twerp when he is supposed to be doing school work (2nd photo is my dentist’s office).
November 6 – November 17, 2019 We arrived to Thailand with only 1 week of reserved accommodations and no additional reservations for the rest of our 9-month journey. Despite claims that traveling by the seat of your pants gives you flexibility and consequent richness of the overall experience, that is not the case for us. … More Chiang Mai, Thailand (Part 1)