I was looking through some books gathering dust on my bookshelf. A book about the history of whaling in the Netherlands came to be in my possession while I lived there. It was March, 2001. A client of the veterinarian clinic came to learn that I was staying in the veterinarian’s home with his family. … Continue reading Walvis
Waiting in a lineup is the new normal when going anywhere lately. Which also means with the time spent in lineups that I seem to be chatting with people at a safe 2 meters apart. I was in the Costco lineup last week, my first venture to Costco since the social distancing and Stay Home … Continue reading Lineups and Algebra
We were on a holiday last week and I was reminded how good it feels to step out of my own corner of the world and experience different horizons. It is refreshing to get away, not only from the routine but to see places that are just different from home. We were in Los Angeles … Continue reading Expanding Horizons
It is my milestone blog post! 100th blog post in 100 weeks! I was reading back over the past 99 blog posts which is so nostalgic! They represent me so well. My first post was March 13, 2018 (link here) And then I was calculating which would be the halfway, 50th post. This was my … Continue reading One Hundred!
Tomorrow, we fly out in the early afternoon and land in LA by evening. Logistics of travel always make me nervous, making sure we don’t forget anything that we need or forget to do anything before we go. We will be meeting some other families there for over a week and I was telling my … Continue reading Silence