Month: February 2015

The Best Sort of Day

The Best Sort of Day

We’re a little snow-obsessed over here. For years while we’ve been in India during U.S. winters we have had to “suffer” through our friends’ winter wonderland pictures while we tried to kill the new crop of mosquitoes and brace for the over 100 temps that […]

The Long Winter

The power went out around 8:00 last night. Kids had just finished their baths and talk of a game of Rook for the adults after bedtime was in works. Then the darkness came and the realization that candle conservation would need to happen—just in case. […]


Photo by:  Julie Falk The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned. – Maya Angelou It’s late in the evening and I’m up typing a before-bedtime email for my friend back in […]