Dreaming of Sudan

I read a lot of Kola Boof. When I found out that Sudan was part of the kingdom folks love to visit in Egypt, I couldn’t help but start studying the pyramids at Meroe. I also found out that Sudan is always looking for native English speakers to teach English. Then I thought since I…

Crossing Into Tijuana By Land

Yesterday, I had the last minute idea to head over to Tijuana for lunch. The last time I visited Mexico, we drove so the process for entering and exiting was a little different. Last time, my car was broken into while in Tijuana. This time, we chose to park on the US side and walk…

Finds Along the California Coast

This week we took a drive up the coast. Along the way we came across a few jewels that I thought we’d share. Jewel #1 Seymour Discovery Center While tooling around Santa Cruz we found a small educational center that’s great for kids and toddlers alike: the Seymour Discovery Center.   There are quite a…

Mark Benavente’s Mickey Necktie

I’m on Guam for work and I’ve learned so much about the Chamorro people. I drove around the island and visited the Get Pa’go Cultural Village, the Chamorro Night Market, the Guam Museum, and I think I’ve read every sign/historical marker at every stop on the island. Most of it deals with what they call…