Our little town has a little farmers market on Saturday mornings. John and I like to ride our bikes there … Continue reading Farmers, Fishers, and Cheesemongers
“The New Colossus” is a poem written by Emma Lazarus in 1883 to help raise money to build the pedestal … Continue reading America the Beautiful
Several years ago I attended the Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear led by Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert. It’s hard … Continue reading Stop building fences
I’ve spent a good part of my day on social media–answering questions from incoming students, chatting with former students, and … Continue reading When I was the young American
They’re an odd couple. She’s all about food and he’s all about love and attention. Toki is short and stubby–she’s a … Continue reading Constant Companions
Thanks to Chasing Agatha and Chill Out, Keep Calm, & Breathe for nominating me! If you haven’t checked them out, … Continue reading The Liebster Award
I took my son to Germany five years ago when he was twenty. Taking my kids there had long been … Continue reading But why are you here?