Rugby and Malvinas
Today, April 2nd, is the 33rd anniversary of the start of the war between Argentina and the United Kingdom over the...
Travel roundup 2014
As 2014 draws to a close, it’s time to look back on a year of travel and reflect on what made it special. I’ve been...
We hosted our first Thanksgiving dinner!
Fried turkey? Why not? A generous friend offered to fry a turkey for us and deliver it to our house. How kind is...
Memories of World Cups past
Officially, my first World Cup was that of ’74 but I don’t remember a thing. I don’t think I was remotely...
El afilador [The Sharpener]
I’m hanging the laundry out to dry at my parents’ home in Buenos Aires and I hear the familiar...
Donating is easy in Dallas
Every so often I like to cull my wardrobe. The advantages are manifold: the closet looks tidy, there’s more space for...
School zones
As an expat, I had to adapt to a new culture, to its rules and social mores. Actually, it was a conscious decision, I...