For Christmas, Flynn’s got a pretty perfect present for a Foreign Service kid. Continue reading
Category Archives: Toddler
In Mexico, kids don’t send their letters to Santa through the mail. Instead, they roll them up, tie them onto the strings of red and green colored helium balloons, and then release them into the air. Off to the North … Continue reading
I screwed up. I was going to take Flynn to a movie. We picked the only movie for kids that was in English, because I’d shown Flynn some trailers in Spanish and he’d seemed a little overwhelmed. But we got to … Continue reading
We’re so excited to be in the sort of city that has a real zoo! Continue reading
What’s more traditional in our native culture than takeout pizza and a good movie? Continue reading
Flynn’s been at his new Mexican preschool for about a month now, and according to him, he still has no friends. Continue reading
Obviously, our kids are awesome. But traveling with little kids just isn’t awesome. Continue reading
Real restaurants with play areas and childcare — expect these to be everywhere in the United States in the coming years. Continue reading
Our stay in the D.C. area is almost up. Just like we did when we left Benin, we’ve decided to put down for posterity some things we’d like Flynn and Jonah to know about this phase of their lives.
Our stuff is gone, our house is empty, and our many, many suitcases are stacked high in hotel closets. We are officially betwixt and between.