The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines adventure as “an unusual and exciting experience or activity.” Unusual and exciting experiences are our middle names for the next 13 months. We’re grabbing our gear and venturing into the “wilds” of the wide, wide world. What’s out there? We don’t know. What will happen? We can’t be sure. But we do know that we will grow, have fun and learn a lot more than what we know now. It is the start of a great adventure and the origins for unforgettable tales to tell in the future.
Bucket list items for this trip:
- Cuddle an iguana with no fear
- Learn a few words in a new language
- Try escargot
- Snorkel for the first time
- Make a new friend in every country
- See the ball drop in Times Square on New Year’s Eve
- Discover the ruins of Tulum
- See what is so good about poutine
For the past 15 years, we’ve noticed that we have more fun and gain more joy when we are out experiencing new elements of life that make us feel exhilarated yet uncertain in the moment. It is moments like this that truly open our eyes to what the world has to offer and how much we can learn as a family and as individuals. We hope to merge the certainty we hold in our personalities with the uncertainty that our adventurous spirits provide to us thus forming a completely new perspective and means to live life to the fullest. From hanging out with elephants in India to snorkeling in the Caribbean to learning new languages in different parts of Africa, we strive to embrace a sense of adventure in everything we do.
Where Are We Now
Where in the world are the Andersons today? This question might come to mind for many of our friends and family as we travel from place to place. Have no fear, we will be in steady contact with everyone as we want to share every step of the journey with you! We will outline specifically where we are on our journey and provide details on the area of the world that we are in. Stories, insights and lessons learned will be provided on every leg.
Please feel free to reach out with any questions or comments you might have as we explore the world. We love to hear from our friends and family!