Thanksgiving in Mexico

Thanksgiving Abroad

This is the first year Rachel and I will spend Thanksgiving away from the States. In the past we had gone to both of our families dinners and enjoyed time over the dinner table with our loved ones. For the past few years we have hosted Rachel’s family at our house in Denver. While we enjoyed hosting Thanksgiving, it was time for a change. This year will undoubtedly have a different feel to it. We will be in a tropical paradise in a country that does not recognize Thanksgiving as a holiday. We may not have the traditional Thanksgiving...

Voting Abroad

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With the final votes being tallied for the midterm elections in the US, I wanted to make a post about voting abroad. This midterm election season brought forth a historic high turnout and I am proud to say that Rachel and I were among those who casted our vote abroad! Ok, well, we were back in Kansas at the time because of a wedding we were attending but you get the point. I wanted to share our experience with you! Our last residence in the US was in Colorado. Since every state has their own rules and regulations regarding...