Mangoes are SO GOOD right now. Seriously, of all things that we’re able to get and do and genetically modify in Northern America, why hasn’t anyone tried to tackle the perfectly ripe, perfectly sweet, perfectly juicy Tanzanian mango?! It’s been … Read more →
02’15’14 >> Desert. For Days. In the desert this weekend. Above is a iPhone snap of the desert just outside of Abu Dhabi, where the Diploman and I spent the weekend with seven of our friends. We came from Dar … Read more →
Many people say that South Africa is hardly Africa, and after visiting for a second time in the near-eight months I’ve lived in Africa, I couldn’t agree more. In Cape Town I found beaches, I found mountains, I found great … Read more →
02’08’14 >> Fire Breathing A mid-week birthday celebration led me out of my typical routine, into city centre and to the Peacock Hotel where a Tanzanian buffet was served alongside a night of dancing and yes, fire-breathing.
Anyone else call this ‘Superbowl ex-el-vee-ei-ei-ei‘? There are a few holidays that make me feel very American abroad, and where the two official holidays are Fourth of July and Thanksgiving, the one unofficial holiday is Superbowl Sunday. Though, I could strongly argue for a … Read more →