The day after attending a beautiful wedding in Charlotte, NC, Eric, Leo, and I headed a couple of hours west, to visit some dear friends we knew from our life in Uganda who are now living in Boone, NC. We had time to explore the countryside just a bit and go on a short hike with an unbeatable vista. I'm always trying to convince Eric to envision a life in the mountains somewhere and I think this short visit might helped my case.
There is one thing that everyone from California told us we must do upon visiting their state - drive the coast and stay at Big Sur. And as promised, Big Sur and the rest of California's coast demanded a lot of noticing and appreciation.Read More