Creating an Emergency Travel First Aid Kit

Emergency Kit for Handling Sickness on the Road

I can’t believe that it took me until this year to finally create a portable, comprehensive first aid/illness kit. We’ve been on the road a lot and usually that means I inevitably forget something. Having a bag full of “just in case” medications takes up a lot of space and wasn’t working for me. So […]

Organic Goat Cheese Tasting in Morocco

Goat Cheese Tasting Morocco

When we went to Fez last month there was one activity I was most looking forward to. Not that everything wasn’t amazing but we had arranged to visit an organic farm that produced goat cheeses and I could hardly stand the wait! The boys were equally excited. This might not seem like something kids would […]

Staying in a Riad with Kids; Riad Anata, Fez

Staying in a Riad with Kids

Having visited Marrakech for the better part of 10 years I’m very familiar with the different room options for visitors. One of the most popular here and in Fez is to stay in a riad. I’ve had the good fortune of visiting and staying in several and overall think they are the most wonderful way […]

Making Moroccan Drums in Fez, Morocco

Drum Making in Fez with Kids

On our long weekend in Fez, I set out to find things that our boys would enjoy doing. I know my kids (and husband for that matter) well enough to know that dragging them up and the streets of Fez shopping was not going to be enjoyable. While I am enjoying decorating and designing our […]

Touring the Todra Gorge and Dades Valley

Moroccos Dades Valley and Todra Gorge

Some people say there are two different Morocco’s – the rural and the urban. But, I think there are many, many more. For a small country (remember Morocco is only the size of the US state of California) the geographic differences are sometimes overwhelming. The country is divided by mountain ranges, deserts, forests, and some […]

How Can You Afford a Global Lifestyle? 10 Bloggers Share Their Story.

How to Afford a Global Lfestyle

Sadly, this post I shared many months ago mysteriously disappeared from my blog. After some digging I was able to recover the original text and am republishing this post so many found helpful. There is an assumption that in order to travel the world you must be independently wealthy or have really good connections. The […]