This little girl went from a hesitant, reluctant rider, to a confident, strong cyclist in a matter of one afternoon on her new woom bike! woombikes

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Our favorite quick getaway from Vienna - on the blog today!

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I'm dreaming of a week in beautiful Mauritius right about now... how about you?

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A few of my favorite things for April

{photo via Instagram}Happy Friday everyone! I hope it is sunny and warm wherever you are, and you have had a wonderful last few weeks. We spent the majority of April traveling, where it was definitely not spring-like. It was fun to get another chance to experience snow in the Alps. But we are…

Social media detoxes and more of my favorite things from January, on the blog today.

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The view of REITERS RESERVE Suedburgenland from our balcony at Reiter's Finest Familyhotel was amazing.

Read my full review here:

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A few of my favorite things lately...

{photo via Instagram}Happy New Year Everyone!This is coming out a little later than usual, since I started 2017 off sick in bed. But after a few days rest, I am back in action and ready to start on my New Years Resolutions. Which I love, by the way!How do you feel about New Years Resolutions?…

Have you ever wondered what the holidays are like in Vienna? This is all you need to know about the holiday season, Christmas Markets, and more!

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Need to do a little last minute shopping?

Check out these ideas for gifts that will inspire wanderlust in any child.

(And all will be delivered in time for the holidays!!!)

Do you want to inspire a love of travel in your children?Whether your kids are already avid little travelers, or you want them to be a bit more worldly, all of these gifts are guaranteed to give your little ones a major case of wonderlust.(And with super quick shipping, they will all be…

Easy DIY Chalkboard Gift Tags - details on the blog -

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We spent the weekend at the gorgeous Leading Family Hotel & Resort Dachsteinkönig - read all about our amazing stay on the blog today!…/

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Another Amazon book deal for you! Get $5 off book purchases over $15!!

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

Minimalist Stocking Stuffers for Kids - on the blog today.

Stockings are so fun to fill, and even more fun to open! But the traditional stocking stuffers (super cute little plastic trinkets and toys) are a minimalist's worst nightmare.They look really fun. But it is very likely that every one of them will end up under beds, in the corners of closets, or…

How many of you are doing your holiday shopping this weekend? I love this awesome Amazon deal, because we give a lot of books as gifts! Get $10 off book purchases over $25.

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Happy Thanksgiving!!!

A few of my favorite things lately (plus lots of Black Friday sales!)

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Who else loves spending these cold nights at home with your family?

When it is cold and dark outside, we love nothing more than to have a cozy night (or day!) at home. We all put on our "comfy cozies" as my kids call them, gather our blankets, and head to the couch to cuddle. We read books, play games and watch movies.Now that it is nearly dark at 4pm, our cozy…