Take a Breath of Spring!

Has spring visited you this week? Take time to smell the flowers!

Rice for Dinner! Again. . . πŸ˜…

It has come to my attention that at the end of quarantine, I will have had rice-based meals for lunch & dinner for 29 days with one notable noodle exception. πŸ˜‚ 🍚 That means 57 meals with rice in a row – I may or may not turn into a rice ball myself by the end πŸ˜‚ πŸ˜‚

Quarantine Dinner!

Chicken Hearts? πŸ€” Haven’t had this dish before πŸ˜‚ On my third week of mandatory quarantine in China! I’ll be free by April 1!

Remembering Better Times

It’s been a while since we had the opportunity to travel given everything that has been going on – so here is a throw-back to better times and more open borders. This was a young student of China’s Wushu style fighting participating in a festival for the Henan Cultural Tourism festival in 2017. They put on a wonderful performance!

Breath of fresh sea

I could use a bit of spring – and some inspiration for my dissertation πŸ—ΊοΈ Or to run away from home, either way.

A World Alive

‘Awake. Love. Think. Speak. Be walking trees. Be talking beasts. Be divine waters.’ – CS Lewis, The Magicians Nephew

Ice Storms

β˜ƒοΈ The ice man cometh

Christmas Star Bright

Did you see the Christmas Star? ✨🌟

Behind the Lights

Sometime the beauty is in the flaws πŸ₯°

White Tails in the Sunset

Deer against the horizon