luxembourg weekend

Long Weekend in Luxembourg

Another long holiday weekend gave us another opportunity to get out-of-town. An out-of-the-country getaway as a matter of fact, we chose to visit Luxembourg this time. One new country, it’s a big check on #travelgoals for mama and the kindje, but since we briefly crossed the German side, for the little one it’s technically 2 new ones!

A small country landlocked by Belgium, France and Germany, Luxembourg is one of the smallest sovereign states and one of the least-populous countries in Europe, but by far the one with the highest population growth rate, thanks to foreigners taking account for nearly half of the country’s population.

Its capital, Luxembourg City, together with Brussels and Strasbourg, is one of the three official capitals of the European Union and the seat of the European Court of Justice, the highest judicial authority in the EU. Many of its inhabitants are trilingual in French, German and Luxembourgish. Read more

year-end review

Two Years Ago…

This must have been the longest break I’ve ever had from blogging, though it’s actually the opposite from what would be expected as uneventful years, for me at least. The truth is, 2016 and 2017 were significantly a turning point in our lives, as my husband and I finally become parents.

Sorry, not sorry.

I almost embraced before the idea of living as a single woman; neither I relished the thought of becoming a mother as well. I was enjoying my independence so much.

While I was seeing my friends getting married and settling down, I was getting less keen to find that better half who I can spend my life with.  It took me 5 long years after a break from a serious relationship to get back into another again. Read more