Monthly Archives: February 2016

Milling Around Mumbai

Uncle Steve and Auntie Susan arrived on the evening of Tuesday, February 9th for what would be their 2nd visit to Abu Dhabi.  Bec and I had to work on Wednesday, but that evening we ventured out to the Qasr … Continue reading

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Dry January

After arriving from the US on January 5th, we decided it would be a good opportunity to do a 30 day “Dry” challenge…which, in turn, turned out to be a very productive month indeed. Our first weekend back we went bike riding on the Corniche … Continue reading

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2015 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 6,400 times in 2015. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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New Year on the Pacific Coast

On the morning of New Year’s Eve, Rebecca, our friend Jen, and I flew to Seattle.  We were greeted by our friend Jami Scott who was not expecting Jen…surprise!  We arrived at Jami’s apartment and were introduced to Jami’s partner, … Continue reading

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