Category Archives: North America

Thing #12

This is an easy one – sunrises and sunsets.

Obviously, sunrises and sunsets are something that we love abut living here.  Are they more beautiful than at home?  Absolutely.  The colors are vibrant and ever changing.  They shock us each and every time that we see them. hey remind us about how precious it is to be here, to share this, more

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Thanksgiving Day, 5:45AM …

This is the scene.

If you’re in the car at that hour on a holiday you will be the the only one. To set the proper post-apocalyptic mood, we fully recommend that kind of music at that kind of volume. Purchase here.

Ominous as it may seem, our destination, the Friends Meeting House in Chestnut Hill, was hardly the outlands. “Friends” are more

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Temple Life

Oddly enough, we never questioned why we were up at 4am this morning, hiking a mountain, Buddhist chants and a lone drum guiding the way. And we didn’t think about it yesterday when were raking leaves with a bunch of Korean high school kids who did not want to be raking leaves. We certainly didn’t think about it when we more

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Wash your own dishes at the make you own coleslaw breakfast bar.

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It was time to leave SF and we did it in style, obviously.  When we asked the hotel to call us a cab they suggested that we use their car service.  We were picked up in a Lincoln sedan, basically a limo.  Classy all the way!  The flight was unremarkable. We had just enough time to watch one episode of more

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