Well, we made it … 3 weeks of homeschooling later and I think we can safely agree that I am not meant to be teaching 5th grade writing or figure out this new way of learning math. A lot has happened in the past few weeks and I am sure if you’ve been as glued to the news as we have over here, you’d agree. Life in Taipei is a bit different these days although things seem to be slowly going back to normal. Of course, “normal” after coronavirus is a tad bit different from the “normal” before. For instance, … Continue reading Rolling with It
You know another epic adventure looms when you take notes about the trip you’re about to take before you even leave the house. Case in point last week when John gave me a check from the Turner family to even … Continue reading Meet the Tucker’s
It’s not Thanksgiving overseas unless you 1) spend countless hours searching high and low for hard to find ingredients or 2) just forget about all those turkey and gravy expectations and hit the road. In the past 10 years, we’ve … Continue reading For the love of fish….. and food
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?