The Fine Feather

Adventures of a Midwestern girl living in Europe


Daily: Sky Fire

Last night’s sunset was amazing. It had been cloudy all day and then the afternoon came and the clouds started to part to make way for this gorgeousness. I was on a tram returning home …

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Daily: It’s The Climb

I love winter mornings on the river walking through long shadows while the fog burns off of the surface of the water. This has been a really isolating month for me. Between sickness, schedule changes, and hours …

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Top Ten Tips For Traveling With Littles

I feel like Pinterest and the blogosphere are full of million point lists about how you should travel with kids. More often then not, they are hawking fancy gear that costs the earth and makes …

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Daily: The Peace of Wild Things

The Peace Of Wild Things When Despair for the world grows in me and I wake in the night at the least sound in fear of what my life and my children’s lives may be, …

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Daily: Morning In Smichov

  I am not a very good morning person. I’ve spent the better part of my adult existence engineering my life so that I don’t have to wake up to an alarm clock. It’s not …

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I Love You. I’m Not Scared.

I think I caught every available virus in the Czech Republic over the course of the the months of October and November. People warned me that the first two winters are rough while the immune system …

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Forest Therapy

After the madness of last week I decided that a trip to the forest with friends would be good for our minds and hearts. We got lucky and it SNOWED! Not too much. Just enough to be magical. …

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Feeling Homesick For Rome

Rome is a city that grabbed me by the heart and sunk its claws in deep. As the cold has set in for good in Prague, I’ve been missing the southern city with its mild, breezy winter weather and …

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