Well, we have survived our first week in Singapore, maybe by the skin of our teeth. This past Friday, Jon & I jovially took the kids to a food court to get some dinner.  I opted for a banh mi, a relatively safe option.  It’s a vietnamese sandwich I’ve eaten many times in the past:…

serenity now 

I have arrived on this soil knowing I’m a guest here, and lucky to be. I don’t expect or want anyone to cater to me. I don’t want to wave my American flag and claim that our way is the better way.  I want to be a student here, and understand the culture. I want…

mole people

We don’t have any food in our fridge at the moment.  With the continental breakfast downstairs, and surrounded on four sides by amazing asian food courts, we havent done the due diligence to put any food in our house.  This morning Jon woke up sick, and I remembered they dont serve breakfast here on the…

so dang tired.

This is my first post since leaving the u.s. and it probably makes sense that I’m way too tired and overwhelmed to say anything insightful or amazing.  I will say that I think 23 cumulative hours on planes with a 4 yr old & 11 month old is FAR EASIER than everything that led up to our…