Spring Break 2018 in Peru

The whole family (wife, and three kids 3, 6, 10) just went to Machu Picchu (MP), Peru for spring break.  We loved it!  Since many people have asked about the trip, I decided to document some suggestions and lessons learned here.  Enjoy:   Pre-Planning If you want to get into …

#1 – Dearth

dearth   /dərTH/ Noun A scarcity or lack of something: “there is a dearth of evidence”. Synonyms scarcity – shortage – lack – want – deficiency – famine Last night I was writing some Facebook posts about my favorite football team, Chelsea. I was looking to use the word “dearth”. I …

Ghee & Gizzards

Today I learned that there is a right way to cook gizzards. In the quest to find foods suitable for a 1 year old from Allergyville, we move on to Ghee and Gizzards.  Now ghee I get.  Use it like butter, see if you need to stab baby with Epi …

我和小兔子

Some people smuggle diamonds. Some gold. Me? 小兔子(lil rabbits). Wifey sent me on a quest: “Go get me a rabbit” so here I am in Hong Kong, sweating in my suit in 70F while the locals don scarves and North Face the size of the Stay Puff marshmallow man, hobbling …

Boarding efficiency.

Clearly I travel a lot. Planes all the time and a wife who needs a camera for Christmas so she can remember what I look like. What gets me (today) is the way airlines in 50 years of aviation history have not figured out how to board planes. Let me …