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How to Survive a Car Trip with Kids

My kiddos have traveled quite a bit for their young ages. Each stage of their lives has presented different challenges when traveling. There’s the baby stage when you worry about how to heat up their bottle on a plane or on the road, diaper blowouts in a cramped window seat, missing nap times, and ears […]

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Driving Through Bavaria to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Day Ten – November 8, 2014 On our last morning in Switzerland, we had our last breakfast at Hotel Baren, packed up, and asked Britta (our GPS) to take us to Garmisch-Partenkirchen for our last night of vacation before Jay had to head back to Munich for work. It was about this point in the […]

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The Cadence of the Autobahn

by Jay Sandidge There are a lot of things to like about Germany especially for a task-oriented, let’s-get-down-to-business personality like my own. One of these is driving on the Autobahn. For many years I thought that Autobahn was a proper name, a singular road in Germany where speed limits did not apply. Where boyhood dreams […]

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Prague: Amazing Views, Goulash, and an Early Night

After Jay returned from the hospital, we headed out to explore Prague. I was in love with all the different colored buildings. Great color combinations! Great ideas for future decorating! ;) We meandered through the cobblestone streets near our hotel, which was a little ways above the main old town area. Jay was hungry, so […]

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Traveling to Europe…Planes and Rental Cars…To Rent or Not. Driving to Prague.

We had a long journey to get to our first destination: Prague, Czech Republic. We had two layovers before getting on our flight to Munich, Germany, which was about seven hours long. We had our own touch screens…I was SO excited about that! (Stay-at-home mom, people! It’s the little things!) I ended up watching three […]

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