Posts tagged ‘Mongolia’


March 24th, 2014

It’s a beautiful sunny day in UB…well, let me add smoggy and 0F/-16C to that lest one thinks we’re standing on a beach somewhere! I’ve been up since 8 (just don’t completely trust Josh to wake to his alarm so he can walk the dog at 8:30). But I’m an early riser and love the […]

2010.06.27.Warm and Sunny

June 27th, 2010

We’re still here! Last winter was long – longer than our first year here. Unseasonable cold and winds played havoc for the herders and over a million animals were lost. The government declared a national disaster and international organizations and individuals contributed money and goods to assist. We left on our annual R&R on 28 […]


November 15th, 2009

Thoughts on the meaning of life….

Headed over to the garden this morning around 1130 since I didn’t go yesterday. Josh took Max to the dog run to toss tennis balls while I watered the plots. As I approached the garden, a sparrow flew through the open door. He must have flown out the hole in the back window, because I […]

Well, a lot has happened since my last entry. On Monday, 27 April, I returned to work and the last two weeks were so busy that after I returned home, I had no desire to work on the computer (play cards, maybe; type on blog, no!). Things are finally settling down somewhat, so I will […]