Tag Archives: Texas

Christmas 2010

As usual our trip at home was filled with thousands of memories and only a handful of pictures. And we are ok with that. We managed to get out on Tuesday morning after a looooong wait in the ticketing area. … Continue reading

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A Visit in Pictures

Here come the obligatory pictures of the wonderful trip we just had at home! It is always bittersweet when we go home and this time was no exception. We had a such a great time and here’s the proof: Jake’s … Continue reading

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Quick Turnaround

So since my last post I have been back to good ol’ Texas for an impromptu 4 day visit. I will refrain from putting details here on the interweb but my mom had some health issues and was going to … Continue reading

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Go Tigers!!!

One day I was at lunch with some of my friends and somehow the subject of high school football came up. I tried to explain Texas High School Football. The more I talked about it, the more incredulous they were. … Continue reading

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In the Land of Milk and Honey

In the Old Testament, after the Israelites had been wandering the desert for 40 years, they finally came close to the promised land. They sent 12 spies to check out the land and even bring back food from the land. … Continue reading

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It Takes a Village

Not being home on Thanksgiving isn’t fun. Not being home the day after Thanksgiving SUCKS. The Friday after Thanksgiving (TFAT) is my favorite day of the year- and it has nothing to do with shopping. You couldn’t pay me to … Continue reading

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A Nice Cold Brew

I really don’t know how to measure adjustment to a new place. The cultural training we took before we moved here gave us a cycle to go by, but it really seemed more like a grief cycle than adjustment. I … Continue reading

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