Feeding the addiction

1. Costco. Having all my sharp cheddar cheese needs fulfilled at a short scooter ride away. 2. Being a foreigner. Feeling so outside of culture, that I rarely feel self-conscious (like when taking pictures of cheese in Costco, for example). 3. My plants. I’m amazed at how green and full they’ve been looking lately; my … More Feeding the addiction


With an early schedule and a sunny day, La Poderosa and I found ourselves in Dalmaji Hill on the hunt for the newly arrived cherry blossoms, which are now in full effect. They were not hard to find, as they lined the road all the way up from Mipo to the top of Dalmaji and … More Blossoming


When will the frost on my poorly manufactured windows disappear? I can’t even shave my legs, I’m too cold in the shower. My heating bill is getting expensive. It’s hard to do yoga in six layers of clothing. I’ve bought more plants and candles. The former for growth to remind me of spring. The latter … More Frossssst….