La Tela
October 06, 2021
We now know that we are travelers, not tourists.⁣ We follow the pace of our children and the energy of the family at the expense of tourist dream destinations. Sometimes we even just follow the roa...
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October 05, 2021
We’ve been telling it for weeks and yet it still seems surreal to me. Alex quit his job to work full-time on La Tela.⁣ I tried to convince him that perhaps it wasn’t the time yet: the responsibilit...
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October 01, 2021
Before I was a mom I could do anything. I could wake up at 5am, work out, have a 30-min lunch break, finish work at 8.15 and drag myself to my dance class 8.30-10pm. And then there were dance rehea...
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September 30, 2021
I was raised with the idea that white lies are okay—it's okay to lie lightly to get what you want, if nobody gets hurt. When I met Alex, honest and morally correct by his own culture, I realized ho...
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September 28, 2021
This past week I regressed.⁣ I let myself down.⁣ I looked at my body without love.⁣ I treated my mind without kindness.⁣ I was with my people without really being present.⁣ I know how to do and be ...
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September 21, 2021
Just some photos from today (I couldn’t pick one). To remember a moment when I intentionally decided to bounce back from my bad mood and create a positive memory. Victories, even tiny ones, must be...
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September 19, 2021
Emily goes to look for her swim suit, but can’t find it. She asks for Oliver’s help and he finds it right away, in the only place where it can be, where it usually is.⁣ Emily asks, Where did you fi...
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September 13, 2021
I’d often like to show you the products I choose, because we buy very little and we do so mindfully.⁣ Do you know why I don't? Because I'm afraid of creating a "need", and I don’t want to be yet an...
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September 05, 2021
Emily, «What are those donkeys doing?».⁣ Me, «The male is trying to put the penis into the female’s vagina to release sperm cells and make a baby».⁣ Sex Ed can (and should) be this normal. If you’r...
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August 30, 2021
One of the best experiences we had in New Zealand was climbing to the top of a hill in the late afternoon, having a picnic and waiting for the sun to set.⁣ Oliver and Emily danced, ran, sang, but t...
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August 29, 2021
I love you and I hate you.⁣ Sometimes I look at you and I wanna spend the rest of my life with you. ⁣ Sometimes I look at you and I feel disgust, rage, disappointment.⁣ I know you feel the same and...
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August 23, 2021
I launched something that makes me tick! It’s called Rainbow Tales and it’s a guide for parents on sexual "diversity". We talk about gender identity and sexual orientation (and lots more) and we do...
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August 17, 2021
Sense of time for children is a difficult concept because up to the age of 6 their brain is not able to abstract.⁣ But waiting is a skill you can practice (like the kids in the photo)!⁣ This super ...
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August 12, 2021
In New Zealand we did a motorhome experience and one of the most beautiful places we explored was Elliot's Bay (➡️ to see photos, did you already follow our adventures?). That’s why Elliot is the n...
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August 02, 2021
Today was a difficult morning.⁣ Alex had an unexpected job that changed our plans, frustrating.⁣ I decided to train while the kids were homeschooling (silly me!): got interrupted 100 times, frustra...
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Travel

We sold everything to travel the world.

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