How much sight-seeing can we squeeze into one week?

Monday afternoon I made my usual pick up of Brooks and Mia at school – a bit more hurried this time as we were racing to the airport to pick up my mom and my sister. Brooks and Mia were literally jumping up and down in excitement. As we tore down the street, his little…

Yaya and Papa Ed Come to Visit – End of Trip Discussion and Pics

Scotland is an amazingly beautiful country. I honestly don’t know how anyone lives here their whole life and then moves gets transferred to Houston and is happy about it. However, I just dropped my mom and Ed at the airport. Suddenly the shades of green and amber fields flecked with sheep, cows and blanketed horses…

House Hunting and Sight Seeing

Y’all. Houses in Aberdeen are crazy different than the states. For one, open concept is nonexistent. Everything is sectioned off and every room has a door, even the kitchen. Many of the houses/ double uppers (this is when a massive old home is broken up into what we would call a duplex but instead of…