One dog-owner cliché that always resonated with me was how a dog becomes part of your family. When we adopted Heidi so many years ago, this was almost immediately apparent, but its wider implications have only now become clear to me.
I’ve been mentioning for a while that I wanted to see more of Switzerland. Since my wife is a woman of action, she planned a fantastic dining/wine/hiking excursion to Lower Engadin.
Our friends David and Louisa invited us to join them to a new distillery that they had discovered on the Isle of Harris in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland.
We return to Tenerife time and time again when we need an escape. This year in order to flee endless days of winter we returned to the island of perpetual spring.
If you enjoy almost shockingly archetypical old world charm, Vienna is dream. And though it was work that brought us there, we had a terrific weekend of catching up with old friends.
It is always good to get out of one’s comfort zone now and again. Our friend, Jerome, transferred to his Hong Kong office, giving us perfect reason to finally hop on a plane due east, introducing us to a fascinating, colorful, and delicious part of the world.