A True Story; Not a Horse Tale

This really did happen to me today.  I didn’t make it up; my mind is not this creative. Today I went to a pharmacy in Pretoria.  It was a pharmacy called DisChem which is similar to a Walgreens in the U.S.  It’s basically a big store with lots of products that just happens to haveContinue reading “A True Story; Not a Horse Tale”

Turning 18 and Taking Flight

Tomorrow, this little puppy turns 18. We’ll do all the normal birthday things. We’ll have a big birthday meal … Sing Happy Birthday … Eat some cake … But then, as the sun is setting on his 18th birthday, he’ll board an airplane to Germany. He’ll arrive at Ramstein Air Base Monday morning, where he’llContinue reading “Turning 18 and Taking Flight”

Scuba Failure, American Idol Audition and Naughty Monkeys

Some people were not meant to scuba dive.  We are those people. We spent the last few days at Sodwana Bay and St. Lucia on the eastern coast of South Africa.  Jason set up scuba lessons for himself, Elizabeth, Ben and me.  Noah was certified last year on a school outing in Jordan.  In theContinue reading “Scuba Failure, American Idol Audition and Naughty Monkeys”