My Son was now safely and easily in Denmark. The carry-on luggage idea worked well as he didn’t need to fetch his bag and could just breeze through customs. He was all set to have a nice visit. One of the things that adult travelers don’t have to think about with is whether to bring …

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When last we left our intrepid teen adventurer and his anxiety stricken Mother, we had figured out the air travel, passports, talked about getting a temporary international cell plan, and which stalking…er, tracking apps were my favorites. Which brings us to packing. Those who have read this blog for a while know of my past …

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I’ve been neglecting you, I know. For good reason. I’ve been getting my 16-year-old ready for his first trip alone, abroad. Why yes I am anxiety riddled and covered with nervous hives. Thank you for asking. Breathe, Breathe… Of course a post about all the prep is forth coming, until then here’s Erin McCarley’s video …

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Gavin: Blaaaam! (laughter) Kellen: Hi there, I’m cheepy Mc Cheepenstien! (laughter) Gavin: Oh yeah, oh yeah, you know it! Kellen: Dude! (laughter) Gavin: I have a hybrid! Half Bentley half monster truck that is! (laughter, spiting milk out nose) Kellen: Oh man! Oh man! Gavin: Aaaaand BLAM! Kellen: Dude remember that guy on Facebook! Gavin: …

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