I feel nervous anticipation as the end creeps to completion. In a few weeks, we move to a different continent. After saying goodbye to family and friends, we plan to arrive in Mozambique at the end of May. In Maputo, a new chapter awaits. But first, we have to pack. Moving Equals Sunshine and Fairies … Continue reading All Good Thing Must Come To An End – We’re Moving!
A Brief Recap It's been a while, I know. But here we are again, dear Reader. Honestly, I missed writing. I hopeful, this will get me back into the swing of things. Because it's been so long, there's so much to go over. But I won't inundate you at all once, but bit by bit... … Continue reading India Year One, A Retrospective
It’s been a few weeks since I’ve put fingers to keyboard and penned a missive. But alas! Lack of blogging, is no indication of what's been happening. Indeed, quite a few things have happened, the first of which was quite interesting, to say the least. Let’s start with yesterday. Diwali Diwali, the most popular Indian … Continue reading One Month in Delhi – A Retrospective
The Foreign Service lifestyle requires constantly adapting and adjusting. For example, when we arrived in India, we only had the clothes on our back and 2 suitcases and 2 carry-ons. Not a whole lot, but when we arrived in our apartment, it was fully furnished and included a Welcome Kit. The Welcome Kit is supposed … Continue reading UAB = Happiness, and other musings
Namaste! In Hindi it means hello and goodbye! Welcome to our blog as we attempt to document our adventure living in India as American diplomats. My wife and I have been in India exactly 10 days! Ten days into our two- year assignment to the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi and so far, so good! Slowly, we've been … Continue reading Ten days…So Far, So Good!