Category Archive: R&R

From Bjarnardalur to A Quiet Evening in Brodannes

From Bjarnardalur to A Quiet Evening in Brodannes

Today was very simple. A slow, easy drive from the Guesthouse Kirkjubol in Bjarnardalur to Brodannes, a rather remote hostel on the tip of a …

 

Minihaha Falls

Minihaha Falls

This morning I woke everyone up and told them we were taking a day adventure. We have been so busy with shipments and settling in …

 

Hangin’ with Grandma and Grandpa Cooper

Hangin’ with Grandma and Grandpa Cooper

This weekend, Aaron’s parents were able to come for a visit from Illinois. They attended a family reunion on Saturday in a nearby town, so …

 

Ahh….long weekend ahead…

Ahh….long weekend ahead…

The kids have completed 4 days of school. We are all slowly recovering from jet lag and settling in. Time to resume a family tradition …

 

Thermal baths at Rigi- Kaltbad

Thermal baths at Rigi- Kaltbad

Today, we decided to take one final hike and thermal bath as a family before the kids and I depart from Switzerland in the morning. …

 

Paddling on Lake Zug

Paddling on Lake Zug

Katelyn has been asking to try paddle boards on Lake Zug ever since they noticed people doing so this summer. So, today Kim emailed the …

 

F O R E!!

F O R E!!

Today we decided to take a break from all the preparations for our move back to America and go mini golfing in Zug. We have …

 

Row Row Row Our Boat….

Row Row Row Our Boat….

Today we decided to do a little row boating. So to get in the mood… let’s sing a little song together first….. Row Row Row Our …

 

Alpamare

Alpamare

This week Aaron is in America on business, so the kids and I decided to find something fun to do every day he is gone …

 

Thermal Baths with Joel and Sharon

Thermal Baths with Joel and Sharon

This is part 2 of our adventures with Joel today. He has spoken many times of the Thermal Baths and how wonderful it is for …

 

Lake Como, Italy with Sharon – Day 1

Lake Como, Italy with Sharon – Day 1

School lets out and where do we head first?? Why, Lake Como area to see Melo and Franca, of course. We just love spending time …

 

Flying with Zach

Flying with Zach

We had a holiday towards the end of the week and Kim heard about a paragliding “Taster Day” going on in Menzingen, just over the …

 

Orell Füsli For Katelyn

Orell Füsli For Katelyn

Katelyn recently received gift cards to the Orell Füsli book store from her teams excellent performance at ISZL’s Battle of The Books and from her …

 

Birthday Eve At The Movies!

Birthday Eve At The Movies!

To celebrate her birthday, Katelyn’s friends came up with the idea of watching Hunger Games at the Arena FilmCity in Zürich. Petra, Cecilia’s mom, helped …