Bird Street Taipei

If you have an irrational fear of birds, you should probably just turn around right now. If not, carry on. Just over 6 months ago, we got Donut. He’s a […]

Beautiful Southern Taiwan

Once upon a time, we lived in a city named Kaohsiung. It was a time of being newly married and mostly before having children. It was a time of adventure […]

Birds…love me…?

Unfortunately, I was a bit hasty in posting this. He/she is no longer with us. The kids took some comfort in the fact that Roberto (the name we all know […]

The Day that we got Donut

Last Sunday, I woke up to some very upsetting news about a dear friend back home that had fallen suddenly and unexpectedly ill. I felt so sad and so shocked. […]

Expat Friendships

Friendships/relationships and how I kind of become worse at both as I get older, have been on my mind lately. I blame having children the different seasons of life, for friendships […]

Things That I Forgot About Taiwan

This is a throwback. I’ve been a little busy lately. I’ve got some fun things happening that I’ve had to put some time into. Plus, it’s that time of year […]

A GREAT haircut in Taipei!

    You see, a few months ago I had yet another bad hair experience here in Taiwan. And I’ve had far too many of these experiences in my time […]

Taiwan = Ilha Formosa

Did you know Taiwan was originally named Ilha Formosa by Portugese sailors? It means Beautiful Island. And I’d say they were pretty bang on with that one. I came across […]

Christmas in Taipei

  It’s a little late in the season, but I thought I’d take a minute to mention some Christmas happenings, that are still…happening. Since we will be spending Christmas here this year, […]