Visiting Oakland: the view of the Bay Bridge

Rooted in Oakland

In our seventh month of nomadic living, we set down tiny temporary roots in the Bay Area while visiting Oakland. Over the months between our assignments in the UK and China (did you hear? We’re moving there soon!),...

Free San Francisco walking tours of Haight Ashbury

Free Love and Free Walking Tours

What’s the single thing common to all of my previous trips to the Bay Area? Lots of rain. I have so many memories of ducking into San Francisco stores when the rain starts, afternoons spent finding the best indoor...

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Corners of the Internet #23

I know too much time has passed between these posts when my notes are literally bulging at the seams. I diligently file away interesting articles all the time, but when my links start to bleed into several pages,...

The best things to do in Nevis

At Home on Nevis

It all started with an ominous email. The AirBnB we had rented on Nevis had a plumbing emergency. I think the word ‘epic’ might have been used. “And we’re so sorry, but would you mind if we put you in a...

amelia island wedding the ribault club on st george island

Ten Years Later

There are a few very clear memories I have of our wedding day. One is the biting flies. The day was beautiful. Picture perfect, always nice for a wedding. I was getting ready in an upstairs room of the Ribault Club...

we’re moving to china

We’re Moving To…

We’ve been waiting for months to have news to share over here about the next stop in the wild and crazy adventures of Julie & Drew. And today we can finally (finally!) reveal that we’re moving to...