Long Weekend in Dubai

My last blog entry before I dropped off the face of the earth for 7.5 months was celebrating our five-year wedding anniversary. We also celebrated in real life, with a weekend trip to Dubai.Kail and I had traveled to Dubai several times before, mostly in transit during our one-year assignment in Kabul. The longest weContinue reading “Long Weekend in Dubai”

RRB in the Philippines | By the Numbers

Kail and I took our third RRB (regional rest break) to the Philippines. It wasn’t an ordinary vacation. It was my first trip to the Philippines in 30 years. I was born there, but when I was one year old, my family immigrated to the United States. It took three decades, but I finally made itContinue reading “RRB in the Philippines | By the Numbers”