October 18, 2011

Destination: Harrison, New York, October 12 – 17, 2011, Part 1

We’ve just taken off from Westchester County Airport on a beautiful, crisp, autumnal day.   As I look out below, I am reminded once again at the beauty of the area – lots of watersheds surrounded by majestic trees resplendent with their fall colors as far as the eye can see.   […]
October 10, 2011

A Few of My Favorite Things: Friends and Family, Sept 21 – Oct 10, 2011

We’ve had quite a hectic three weeks of non-stop movement as we’ve traversed the wider Bay Area catching up with friends and family. I think we managed to visit with *almost* everyone though there have been a couple of folks we just couldn’t manage to see (really sorry). It’s been […]
September 24, 2011

Destination: Kauai, Hawaii, September 13 – 20, 2011

As if I needed an excuse to go to Kauai, getting an invite to attend a wedding certainly sealed it for me. Seemed like a good way to start off our nine week holiday abroad. Forty or so people were summoned to Kauai, to participate in and witness the nuptials […]
September 10, 2011

Winter Review: July 1 – September 9, 2011

As I sit here in Sydney airport on my six hour layover to San Francisco, I finally have a chance to sit and breathe and contemplate the last few months of life. When I last left off, Bruce had returned on July 1st from his journey abroad, right in time […]