Monday February 12, 2018
Thanksgiving in Verona, Italy
I realized that we posted all of our Christmas in Vienna videos but I forgot to show our Thanksgiving in Verona! This video is all about FOOD haha!
Friday February 09, 2018
Buying and fitting a muzzle for your dog
When we decided to move to Europe, we knew we would need a muzzle for our Standard Poodle James. We had been to Europe before and seen dogs on the streets with muzzles attached to their leashes or collars. None of the dogs were wearing their muzzles, but they did always have them. We wanted to make sure we followed the proper laws and rules.
We first went to Petco and PetSmart to see what muzzles they had in stock. None of these muzzles quite fit James. Poodles have long skinny noses and ...
Thursday February 08, 2018
Learning to drive in Italy
Italians have a reputation for being chaotic drivers, from Hollywood to Rick Steves' tours we hear about the traffic in Italy. But we discovered something interesting about Italy and now Italians learn the rules of the road. Be sure to watch the video above to the end to see what you may not have known about driving in Italy! ...
Wednesday February 07, 2018
Useful Travel Accessories
I wanted to share a few of my favorite useful travel accessories and tips.
Shower cap shoe covers
I do have shoe bags for my shoes when I travel but I found that shower caps work even better for covering shoes. The shoe bags tend to leave extra space that could be filled up with other items. And the dirt will come off the bottom of the shoe and get on the rest of the shoe. With shower caps, you trap the dirt on the bottom of the shoe as you pack them away. I also like to fill my shoes ...
Tuesday February 06, 2018
Backpack Duffel from North Face
Wheeling around a large suitcase is a pain, especially when you get somewhere only to find that all of your things have settled and there is plenty of empty space that somehow wasn't there when you closed the bag the night before! Plus large suitcases take up a big area in a room. If you just pull one out and put it anywhere the room instantly feels smaller.
So I decided to ditch mine and go for something more practical, a backpack/duffel from North Face. This thing stand just shorter than ...