The Diet

I have been spending a lot of time meeting with people, eating at restaurants, eating hotel food, and generally doing all the things that I tell my clients not to do. I am still sticking by that recommendation: if you can figure out how to cook at home…. Then cook at home! You will always…

You learn Mandarin…. Is easy!

I’m 7,000 ft up in Colorado Springs shaping my mouth to look like I’m sucking on a lollipop trying to make an “shing” sound in the middle of a word that requires me to also buzz like a bee and I realize… I’m speaking Mandarin! My language helper points to a picture of a bicycle…

Welcome to Doily Town

October 18th was our 3 year wedding anniversary. As we do every year (till next year when it’s not an option) we spent the weekend in Texas Wine Country. There are a ton of wineries near the Austin area and it’s so much fun to do this so close to our home instead of having…