Last time we talked about getting Logan’s passport done. We did it!We… Turned up before our appointment time Turned in our application form, original birth certificate and photocopies of our IDs Sat him down to get his passport photo taken Took an oath that we filled up his application and said the truth on theContinue reading “Passport for lils – the EXPERIENCE”
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Time to revisit Passport for Lils!
Now that we are going on an international trip for reals, we need to get Logan’s passport done ASAP!We wrote about Passport for the lils awhile back while researching on that… Now we get to do it for real! Scheduling Passport Appointment We learned that we could actually get passport photos done at USPS atContinue reading “Time to revisit Passport for Lils!”
And… THE TRIP IS BOOKED!
In our last blog, we talked about the first travel agent (All-Inclusive Resort) we spoke to did not respond to us as he promised… and after a day of playing phone tag with his co-workers on Tuesday, we still have not heard back from him. So SAYONARA (bye in Japanese)! And we’ve talked about meContinue reading “And… THE TRIP IS BOOKED!”
When the travel agent does not come back to you…
In our last blog, we talked about reaching out to All-Inclusive Resort to maybe have a travel agent help us get the best deal and avoid those ‘gotcha’s’. Anel spoke to them on Friday, their friendly agent Brian said it’s common that booking All-inclusive resorts options are limited online, so people often opt to haveContinue reading “When the travel agent does not come back to you…”
How to decide when traveling on a budget?
So the last time we talked about deciding. Here’s what we decided: When do we want to go? Since it’ll be awhile till we have any public holiday… we decided end of Feb or early March would be great How far do we want to travel, in a car or on a plane or viaContinue reading “How to decide when traveling on a budget?”
New year New plan!
HAPPY 2020!!! On our last blog, we talked about not going to Croatia and focus on fixing the basement AND 2 smaller trips.We also talked about needing to decide: When do we want to go? How far do we want to travel, in a car or on a plane or via train? How much areContinue reading “New year New plan!”
He decided… We are not going :'(
So after all that planning, all that project management work… he decided we should not go…His rationale: Logan is way too active now to be stuck in a tub for 11 hours… (he took his own pants on within 5 minutes of being home) The trip will be way too expensive in total because rentingContinue reading “He decided… We are not going :'(“
“Project Managing” our family trip – Part 2
If you don’t know why I’m project managing our Europe trip… check out my previous blog post.So… he received an invite to our Trello board but he has not said a thing…I’m going to have to use other ways to push him to decide! NOW I’m adding due dates to each task! Let’s see ifContinue reading ““Project Managing” our family trip – Part 2″
When you are planning a trip, depending on someone else…
Honestly, to me… planning a trip dependent on someone else is the worst thing ever… As a planner, this is my worse case scenario!!! So you all know we are planning for our big Croatia trip… Because my husband is from the formerly known country Yugoslavia, now Bosnia, Croatia and Serbia, and we have familyContinue reading “When you are planning a trip, depending on someone else…”
Passport for the lils!
So, 3 years ago, we took Lena to Malaysia when she was 18 months old. We went through this process… but I completely forgot what I actually did 😀 (mom brain after the second kid is bad…)Did some quick research… and here’s what I’ve found: Did you know that young children passport expires every 5Continue reading “Passport for the lils!”