Joy in Jaipur Part 1

We were on our way back to India for a wedding. The last time we went to India was in 2012, and we spent a short time in…

January 15, 2016

The White American

We are getting ready for our second trip to India. Our first trip was a little over three years ago, and it was to Mumbai. This time we…

January 7, 2016

Return to me

I cannot believe that it has been almost three years since I last posted – three whole years. And this means that we have been living in Abu…

January 5, 2016

Healing in Vietnam part 2

Morning Glory, green papaya salad, fresh rolls with shrimp, peanut sauce…and smiles. LOTS and lots of smiles It is rather challenging NOT to love a place that is…

March 12, 2013

Healing in Vietnam Part 1

We needed a break – a break from it all. From work, from the sand, from the desert, from our lives, from everything. Months earlier we decided that…

January 6, 2013

Imagining India

India… what can one possibly say about India that has not already been said, whispered, yelled, screamed, cried, or put into a Bollywood production?It is loud and in…

December 14, 2012

Morning Showers

There are those days when it all seems to start coming together. It is remarkable really when it happens. Maybe it takes place over weeks, months, or even…

December 5, 2012

Stepping in

We were told about Pashnupatinath well before we boarded our plane for Kathmandu. A good friend sent us a long list of everything that we needed to see…

November 9, 2012
Featured / Travel

Colors of Kathmandu

Traveling. It is one of the things that is so wonderful about living in the UAE. We suddenly find ourselves in the middle of a whole new world.…

November 4, 2012

Farm Stands

We are about to travel to the East Coast – to New England. To rivers and streams, to intermittent thunder storms. To rolling fields of green and the…

July 22, 2012