In 38 sleeps

As a kid growing up (and what kid doesn’t do this now), I used to count down the days to something really exciting by the number of sleeps I had to go. Of course, as I have gotten older, I have discovered the joy of the occasional mid-afternoon nap, which I have decided don’t count […]

A Caring and Sharing White House

I read about this project a few weeks back, but the ground breaking occurred the other day for the White House Kitchen Garden on the South Lawn of the White House. The project is going to be a project of about a dozen students, and all the food that it generates will be prepared by […]

I’ll miss you Duncan

We are in shock. Chris just got a phone call from our friend in the UK, Fruitbat, to tell us that his longtime partner Duncan died on Thursday. Duncan was 40. I can’t believe the news that we just got. I am upset, and saddened (is there a stronger word?) that Fruitbat has lost his […]

Tin or Aluminum Cans?

Ten years ago today I arrived in the United States on a journey that was filled with hope, and built on a new love that had yet to be fully explored. Today, ten years ago, Chris and I landed at LAX and then made our way to DFW where Chris and I started our lives […]