Our Blended Marriage

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Be Brave – Find The Courage To Leave

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our weekly blurbs!. Thanks for visiting!Courage is being scared to death, and saddling up anyway. –John Wayne Sometimes in life, we wind up with wrong people. Sometimes, they are wrong people because we don’t see eye to eye on important...

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Croatian Food: Pinca – Croatian Easter Bread

I mentioned pinca in my post about Easter in Croatia. It’s a sweet bread that is usually prepared for the Easter breakfast (although I know some people who make it for Christmas as well). Usually it is prepared in coastal part of Croatia, meaning Dalmatia and Istria. It’s easily recognizable...

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How Your Parents Met – Between The Worlds Part 6

Part 6 of How Your Parents Met story – if you are just now joining us, read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5 first please. Ana’s side of the story Spring 2007 I was free. That was pretty much the extent of my thoughts after I...

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Let’s Talk About Laundry

Can we talk about laundry for a moment? No, I am not going to show you laundry baskets that are filled to the brim with dirty clothes. That would just be wrong of me. But seriously, can we discuss laundry for a moment? It never goes away! I mean, no...

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Tips For Raising a Bilingual Child

Are you looking for some tips for raising a bilingual child? Let me tell you it isn’t always easy. It can be a daunting experience, and you might feel overwhelmed. It can also be funny and unpredictable. However, nothing makes me smile more than to hear my 6 year old daughter...

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How Your Parents Met -Between The Worlds Part 5

Woohoo Part 5 of the How Your Parents Met story. If you are just now joining us, read the previous parts to get the full story: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4. Ana’s side of the story Spring 2007 My very first conversation with Leyline left me feeling...

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Talking About Passions

Everywhere you turn is someone telling you to follow your dreams, or to help them build theirs. In blogging, everyone and their brother tells you to find your niche, find your passions and blog about that. I don’t know anymore, I hate following the trends, and other people’s advice when...

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Taking A Shower Looks Like Tsunami Hit Our Bathroom

Somehow my son and I have a difference of opinions when it comes to taking a shower. In my mind, it’s pretty simple. You go to the bathroom, you take off your clothes, you step into the bathtub, pull the shower curtain behind you, you open the water and then...

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How Your Parents Met- Between The Worlds Part 4

Part 4 of How Your Parents Met. If you are just now joining us, read Part 1, Part 2, andPart 3 first to catch up. March 23, 2007 Frank’s side of the story I am venomous, I am filled with hatred, I am rotten to the core. These were the thoughts running through...

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20 Ways To Tell You Are Croatian

You might think you are Croatian. You might even suspect it. There are 20 surefire ways to tell whether or not you are Croatian. Here they are in no particular order. You know you’re Croatian when….  Every meal you prepare contains one key ingredient: Vegeta. It doesn’t matter if you...