Posts from January 2016



I know I’ve written about cultural transition before, but we’re reaching a new point and it’s worth investigating. The last time I wrote about cultural transition was in September, and we were in a flux of defining the concepts of “home” and “normal”. We have a normal now and it sure is nothing like what…



Tomorrow is the end of a beautiful era: Christmas Break. We just spent 18 glorious days on a long, much needed, extended, “staycation” [stay-CAY-shun (n): vacation where one stays put]. We considered traveling, though I honestly came down with a cold shortly after Christmas and that threw a wrench in the plans, but I cannot…