It’s February 3, and I’m finally getting around to sharing this… my New Years “resolution.” That tells you all you need to know about how 2018 has been for me so far. Continue reading Wonder: a feeling of amazement and admiration, caused by something beautiful, remarkable, or unfamiliar.
26.2 miles. I have to repeat that to myself every now and then. Today is a good day to say … Continue reading The Journey of 26.2 Miles Begins with a Single Step
An interesting (and often dangerous) set of behaviors to learn in a foreign land is how to drive. Bahrain is … Continue reading Parking, Bahraini-style
Spring break finally arrived! We’d been planning for our trip since January or so. It was starting to feel like … Continue reading Isn’t that why you have a reservation?
When we left our home and moved halfway across the globe, we expected to feel unsettled for a while. We knew … Continue reading A ‘Sine’ of Settlement
Italy. What a wondrous place! After spending the first few days of our break in Oman (read about that adventure here and … Continue reading The most ‘New Griswoldy’ of all our New Griswold Adventures…so far
I thought we were safe. We were at the airport, ready to head home from a short vacation in Oman … Continue reading Don’t bring a knife to a gunfight… or through security at an airport… or into Bahrain!
Living on an island in the Middle East affords certain travel opportunities. Every place you go from here is a … Continue reading Oh my, Oman!
Today is a milestone. I feel like we should hop on the latest baby picture trend and take a photo … Continue reading Sweet Home Al…Manama
Where do you find the largest mall, tallest building, largest indoor theme park, tallest twisted tower, largest natural garden, largest … Continue reading Buildings and Fountains and Penguins, Dubai!