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A Pilgrim’s Walk: Camino April 2014

Apr 13, 2014

They say the Camino has a way of summoning you, and for the past few months I’ve felt the pull to get out on the trail once more. Last Thursday, … Continue reading

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The Unspectacular Waiting

Oct 10, 2013

“Be prepared. It takes a lot of unspectacular preparation to produce spectacular results.” – Entrepreneur Magazine This quote has been our life these days. We are in the middle of … Continue reading

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11 Ways to Be Nice to Foreigners

Apr 21, 2013

There are those who want all immigrants to just go away. They’d rather not be bothered by their needs and by the effort it takes to get to know them. … Continue reading

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The Spectacle and the Sinner

Mar 31, 2013

Our team decided to attend Easter Mass at the Cathedral today. We don’t come from Roman Catholic backgrounds, as many of you know. However, we live in a predominantly-Catholic country … Continue reading

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Chinese Chicken and Broccoli

May 5, 2009

Chicken and broccoli is always my litmus test for whether a Chinese restaurant is good (I also check how clean the bathrooms are, but that’s a different story). The best … Continue reading

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