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our paris adventure

A quick post before we run out to Euro-Disney … yes, that’s right, we’re going to Euro-Disney.  Didn’t visit the Mona Lisa, but we’re going to see Mickey! The afternoon that we arrived to Paris, we started to take a walk to see the Eiffel Tower, but got side-tracked by a little festival {actually, a [...]

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good-bye europe

Some final musings from our trip: curt is a germaphobic. hunter’s convinced swiper is hiding in the trees {dora the explorer}. i like crepes. with sugar. and whipped cream.  a lot. the girls are obsessed with graffiti {and how people can be so naughty}. my kids behave for ice cream. don’t count on weather.com for [...]

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hotel ritz

I don’t usually talk about where we stay, etc., but this particular hotel has my interest peaked … When we got to the hotel, there were tourists trying to take pictures {of the hotel}, but were ushered away.  Taylor tried to take pictures in the lobby, but we were asked to put the camera away.  [...]

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piper’s got a new pair of shoes!

We found these shoes in Italy near the Campo dei Fiori and she hasn’t taken them off since … They are well loved, worn in and full of European dirt!

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glamourous train ride?

Who thought it would be a good idea to take an overnight train ride to Paris?  Not quite as glamourous as I remembered! We were a tad crowded with all our luggage and carry-on bags.  Wynter was supposed to sleep with Dad, but she wanted nothing to do with him, instead wanting to sleep with [...]

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