Today is July 8 which means we landed in Kingston 1-year ago. I can hardly believe it. Halfway done with our tour. Time goes by really fast when you are only […]
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One of the benefits we enjoy as gov’t employees is a trip home during our tour. In State Department lingo it’s known as R&R. We took our R&R a few […]
For a month or two now we have been knee-deep in bidding for our second tour. Bidding is the process you go through to receive your next assignment. We received […]
It’s dark outside my window. I’m flying over Jackson, Mississippi, and I’m watching thick fingers of lightning dance across the floor of clouds before disappearing. There are still four hours […]
I love food. When I think about what I miss about the United States 80% of that list is directly related to food. Donuts, drive-thrus, mexican food, McDonald’s pancakes, good […]