Remember back in March when we spent a bitter cold day outside of UB welcoming the Mongolian/Kazakh eagle hunters to the big city? Well, I said it back then and again over the summer, “wouldn’t it be great to go to the Altai Mountains in the far, far West of Mongolia to see the REAL thing?” I mean, after seeing videos of the real event, how could I not want to go? Continue reading “Go West!”
One of the fun things of living abroad is that we get to explore and learn about local holidays and customs. Sometimes that’s super exciting and other times it’s, well, frustrating. And then there are those times when it’s both … Continue reading Of 9’s and 10’s
Hello from the heat of Taipei! Yes, it is still so hot and humid here that the school’s field day in October (October!) took place in 90F and high humidity – it was a hot one. I was melting just … Continue reading It’s a Claw Thing?
Last you heard from me, I was busy killing local insects and getting my calves into shape by Taiwan-dering around our new “home” (see what I did there? I know… I am so clever!). As seasoned expats, we know the … Continue reading Taiwan-dering around Taipei
It’s been almost a month since we landed on this “little” island. We are now more or less in the “settling in” phase of figuring out life here. That means, we’ve tested out the local grocery stores, gotten a feel … Continue reading (Almost) a month in…
…and we’re back to overseas life from our little “break” back “home” in the US this past year. This past year flew by in a flash. There we were, dropped halfway around the world where we were to be “home” … Continue reading And then we moved back to Asia.