Well it has been almost eight months since we have been back in the states and I still haven't written my last blog entry. Somehow I knew that in writing the final blog entry, our trip would officially be over. There are many days when both Lucy and I reminisce about a memory from our trip, or find ourselves saying "I wish we were still in France because…" We learned so much about ourselves on the trip and about each other. This week one year ago we were pack...
A Saintly Sabbatical
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So with four days to go I have packed my bag and...it is full and I haven't packed my shoes yet! Yes women have major shoe issues. We need comfortable shoes, yet we want to look cute and stylish right? So I have feather light running shoes but they are hot pink and will stick out like a sore thumb. Then I have sandals and flats, but they aren't good for walking. I have these cute new TOMS wedges but do I really need wedges. The good news is that Lucy and I wea...
Here is our GIANT whiteboard for planning. We have it broken down in to the 13 weeks that we will be away. We have written in red the things we know we are doing for sure. Things in blue are tentative plans. This is also how the boys will know where we are and when.
Welcome to our blog! Lucy and I are in the beginning stages of planning a 3 month sabbatical to France! Tickets are purchased and we are now planning our stay. We leave August 22nd with the whole family. Arch, David, Lucy and I will fly out of Dulles and in to Toulouse, France. We will head straight to Carcassone, France where we will be with family for a wine harvest at a vineyard. After 3 days there, we will go to our home stay in Loches, France. Maury and G...