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The best trick for coping with jet lag

Last year, we dealt with some pretty horrendous jet lag when we came to the U.S. In fact, Heidi never really got over it, and it was the start of a year of VERY LITTLE SLEEP. This year, I had … Continue reading

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Trip review: 4 airports, 3 continents, 2 kids, and 1 mommy

Last week, the girls and I embarked up on our annual trip to the U.S. As is usually the case, I flew alone with the two girls, and Jesse will join us later in the summer. Flying alone with two kids … Continue reading

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Away we go! Summer travel to the U.S.

Heidi, Claire and I are off on our epic trip to the U.S. to visit family for the summer. We’re leaving the cold, damp weather of Nairobi to enjoy some summertime heat and sunshine for a few weeks!

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A long, hard slog…

Ahhhh, I’ve been neglectful! It’s been a week since I last posted, and the days somehow keep slipping away with nothing written. I’ve been struggling with Heidi’s sleep since we got back from the U.S. (truth be told, she didn’t … Continue reading

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We made it!

Last week I flew on my own with both girls all the way to the US. Yet another epic journey. Flying with both girls on my own went surprisingly well.

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Raising world-travelers: coping with baby jet lag

Jet lag with children is always difficult, but I learned that it’s even MORE challenging with two!  Upon our recent return from the US, both kids were up half the night during the adjustment phase – but not the same … Continue reading

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