The Break

The BreakSunday December 1, 2013 and Thursday January 9, 2014It felt like water breaking.<Hi, my name is Talitha, and I can be dramatic.>Though premature, they say it happens around three months, then again at six, this labor was intensive and the birth was full weight. I cried, wept until I…

The Help(er) Part I

The Help(er) Part I“It’s the best thing about living in Asia!” “Everyone has one. Just do it!” “You’ll never want to leave if you get one. They change your life!”These are all statements that have repeatedly been echoed to me since we did completely change our lives enough as it is and…

Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Saturday, August 1, 2013 4:51 AM During our transitional process, we traveled quite a few times within the states. (See Planes, Trains, and Auto Deals coming soon.) In one trip, while waiting in the airport, my daughter saw a designated children’s play area and gleefully darted in its direction. Already…