Wandering Wunkers

We left India just before monsoon, and it’s now raging full-force in Uttarakhand and Mussoorie. I’ve seen pictures from friends & acquaintances about the landslides, the leeches and the rain. One...

We are uncluttering. Decluttering, minimalis/zing – whatever you want to call it. We’ve been able to come up with a few categories for this clutter: Duplicate items we didn’t realise we...

Living overseas is not easy. Friends and family are far away and you see them when schedules permit – sometimes there are losses, severe illnesses, births and weddings, and you miss...

I bought a Thing with my birthday money from my mother-in-law, and I want to show it off. It’s an El Camino bracelet – they are a travel-specific sort of ‘charm’...

Having recently had a home leave back west, here’s an idea of the things we brought back with us (and are, generally, what are on our ‘restock’ lists when we do...

Just like a prompt in elementary or middle school, it’s tricky to decide how to write about summer vacation without making it a laundry list or a scheduled play-by-play. It’s a...

Four years. Four crazy, busy years – most of them spent in India. Adam and I count our wedding anniversaries on different days (mine is June 24th when I got my...

So You Want To Move To Woodstock, Part IV: General Supply   India has a surprising ability: you can find almost anything, for a price. However, sometimes those things you cannot...

Leave it to Mussoorie: monsoon is moving slowly, and scheduled to start in early to mid-July, where we are… naturally, just as soon as we get back from our summer break!...

Adam and I have successfully kept a human alive for six months! We are rather proud of the feat – and we’ve had a fair amount of assistance in doing it,...