exploring Ghent

finding the perfect park

December 5, 2013

This is new territory for us. Now that Darwin is walking, he’s no longer content to be carted around all day, either in the Ergo carrier or his stroller. Sometimes I just gotta let the guy run around. This isn’t something we had to deal with in Bishkek, since he hardly crawled while we lived […]

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tiny sidewalks

November 25, 2013

This is what I saw while out walking one day, standing in a perfectly normal spot in the center of the sidewalk: I could almost pet this cat. I’m a bit shocked by the closeness of European cities. All of the houses are smushed up against one another; sidewalks are barely a few bricks wide. […]

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the first week in Ghent

October 23, 2013

We moved into our new house the day we arrived. Farrell had found it on the last day of our pre-US Ghent trip, and I was seeing it for the first time. I liked what I saw. From what our friends told us, furnished houses to rent are rare, but luckily this one came with […]

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