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Traveling Kids

When a family starts thinking about extended travel or moving abroad they may start thinking about homeschooling. Homeschooling can be a hot topic. A lot of people have strong opinions about it. If you are thinking about making the switch to homeschooling, don’t be put off by negative remarks. Homeschooling For Expat Families? I can [...]

Poor Horse!

Cuenca Ecuador, Traveling Kids

This is a common sight out in the Ecuador countryside: a poor little horse, loaded down with sugar cane. The sugar cane is not dry, like we originally thought, it is actually the fresh-cut sugar cane. So that would be like you carrying a backpack as long as you, filled with full water jugs; and [...]

I love using Photoshop. I love Pelicans. I love collages. Presto! I love these Pelicans! They have such a variety of expressions. In the future I will be posting a tutorial on how to do these collages! Fast Facts These pelicans were at the fish market in the Galapagos on Santa Cruz Island. At the [...]

Curious Galapagos Tortoise

Galapagos Islands, Traveling Kids

When I was going through my pictures from Galapagos I was surprised to find this one. You know how when you are on vacation you don’t bother to look at the picture until, in this case, like a year later? It is so cool how curious he’s looking at the camera; it’s almost like he [...]

Flamingos are really fun to shoot because they always look so funny! I mean seriously: they’re pink, they have crazy long necks and they are just plain funny! These Flamingos are from Galapagos: Here’s a Tip! When traveling, no matter where, always have your camara. If you don’t you’ll wish you did!

Cool Galapagos Tortoise

Galapagos Islands, Traveling Kids

I love this tortoise!! I is sooo cool, the way it is just looking at me out of the corner of its eye! Fast Facts: This tortoise was at the tortoise reserve on Santa Cruz in the Galapagos Islands off the coast of Ecuador. And the photo was taken with my trusty Canon PowerShot ELPH 100 [...]

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