Christmas, Citrus, and Continuation

One of the things I love most about the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas is all the baking and candy-making. There’s nothing quite like humming Christmas carols while whipping up a batch of gingersnaps or crafting a pie. Lately, I’ve been fascinated by candy-making. I remember the one time my grandmother and I tried making…

Revisiting America

After nine and a half months out of the country, I set foot once again in the USA nearly two weeks ago at the Dallas-Ft.Worth airport. I was exhausted, but not so much that I wasn’t struck by the strange sight that greeted me—American flags. The last time I saw American flags was probably in…