A quick trip to Haarlem, NL with Clare

  Gosh, I am so behind on blogging. To kick-off our summer of visitors, our fun-loving and adventurous friend, Clare Lundy, came to visit at the end of June. It was clear through all of our conversations pre-trip, Clare thrives in Europe. And this trip was no exception. Clare made her way to Amsterdam after…

(Gama) msterdam

  This morning I asked the Lord why I was writing about my travels when I should be writing about Melissa and how much I am learning through her. The Lord nudged me to  share our adventures and write about what I am learning. 🙂 Thank you for your overwhelming support and incredible words of…

Tour de Amsterdam

Happy Tuesday! Long time no see/ post. It is finally starting to feel like summer in Amsterdam. Sun shining, flowers singing, temps rising – Amsterdam is showing off for her many visitors. Bryan and I are also starting to find a routine (insert praise hands emoji!). Last week, my oh – so – wonderful mother in – law,…

De New Abode in De Pijp

Hello again. Thank you for reading my humble blog. The biggest update is we moved into our new apartment in De Pijp (pronounced “De Pipe”) on Tuesday. Game changer. Bryan decided to dress up for our move in day! Just kidding…he came from work. 🙂 We could not love our apartment more. It is not…

We made it.

I will admit it: the last couple of months are a blur. Between the wedding, honeymoon, ear surgery, trip to vail to meet Ansley, and interviews, we are finally in Amsterdam! We landed and hit the ground running. For those of you reading who may be thinking, “Why are Bryan and Hilary in Amsterdam?” Good…